Occasional Papers (Ghana Speaks Lecture/Seminar Series)

Ghana AT 50 Tribe or Nation?

Fifty years ago, on 6th March 1957, Ghana became independent. Apart from some four years before independence when the unity of this new nation was threatened by secessionist forces, questions about the identity of this country had been settled in the independence constitution: Ghana was a sovereign, independent and unitary nation-state, having travelled a long and tortuous road dating back to the early eighteenth century.

Author(s):    Kwame A. Ninsin
Date of Publication:   2007 


Price: GH¢ 3.60                 Pages: 30



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