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Ghana: Country in West Africa
Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country along the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa. Spanning a land mass of 238,535 km2 (92,099 sq mi), Ghana is bordered by the Ivory Coast in the west, Burkina Faso in the north, Togo in the east, and the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean in the south. Ghana means "Warrior King" in the Soninke language.


African Americans return home to escape racism [Video]

African Americans return home to escape racism

Hundreds are migrating to Ghana and Senegal to escape the racial tensions and the divisive politics in the US.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:39Published
West African leaders on high-stakes mission to end Mali standoff [Video]

West African leaders on high-stakes mission to end Mali standoff

Presidents of Ghana, Ivory Coast, Niger, Nigeria and Senegal arrive in Bamako in a bid to defuse political crisis.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 09:40Published

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