2007 is Ghana’s “Jubilee Year”, celebrating 50 years of independence from Great Britain. Ghana is a democracy, with its presidential and parliamentary elections coming up in 2008. A relatively peaceful country, Ghana enjoys a rich traditional culture, and is the recipient of a Millennium Grant due to its good government. Ghana is a welcoming country, located on the equator, and on Greenwich Meantime, so Ghanaians consider themselves to be at the center of the world!
The following links are good sources of factual information about Ghana.