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Ghana

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A terrific card from Ghana! Thank you Peter!!

Ghana is named after the first big empire of West-Africa: “Ghana” or “Gana”

In this country the world biggsest artifical lake. The Volta-lake.

Gorgeos card. I love Africa! It is a pity I havn’t so many cards from there.

Here are 10 facts about Ghana:

Fact 1:
Ghana has a population of over 23 million people.
Fact 2:
The official language of Ghana is English along with other African languages.
Fact 3:
Ghana is the first sub-Saharan country to gain its independence from Britain in 1957.
Fact 4:
Ghana is heavily dependent on international financial aids.
Fact 5:
Gold and cocoa are considered a mainstay of economy in Ghana.
Fact 6:
The currency used in Ghana is called Cedi.
Fact 7:
Ghana has a substantial freedom of media; as the private press functions with no restrictions.
Fact 8:
The capital city of Ghana is Accra.
Fact 9:
Ghana is divided into small groups that together speak more than 50 languages.
Fact 10:
Ghana borders with Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso and Togo.

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