Afro History Today in Afro History ! Ghana becomes a republic in 1960 ! written by Marc Alexander July 1, 2019 English: Street in Kumasi, Ghana. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Beach with palms in Ghana, Westafrica (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Map of Ghana Español: Mapa de Ghana (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Republic of the Congo gains independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Nigeria Joins the United Nations in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Nigeria becomes a member of The British Commonwealth in 1960.Today in Afro History ! Kwame Nkrumah, the first president of Ghana passes away in 1972. Sierra Leone gains it’s independence in 1961 ! Togo gains it’s independence in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! The Republic of Botswana gains its independence from the United Kingdom in 1966 !Today in Afro History ! The Republic of Niger declares independence from France in 1960 ! Today in Afro History ! Ghana becomes a republic in 1960 ! was last modified: June 30th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Olympic Sprinter/Long Jump Champion, Carl Lewis ! Gospel singer, Thomas A. Dorsey ! Rapper, Missy Elliott ! Blues singer, Willie Dixon ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Supreme Court Justice, Thurgood Marshall ! Civil rights activist, Medgar Evers ! First Congo Prime Minister, Patrice Lumumba ! Olympic Gold Medalist Hurdler, Derrick Adkins ! You may also like Kool — and his gang — are... May 10, 2018 ESPN Forecast: Who makes, who wins NBA... May 17, 2018 Three-team deal sending Melo to Atlanta official July 25, 2018 Trump criticizes Theresa May in interview a... July 13, 2018 Daphne Joy puts sinfully-slashed swimwear through its... May 30, 2018 Break-in woes July 30, 2018 Dak Prescott won’t change style after seeing... December 15, 2017 Duke coffee shop employees fired after university... May 9, 2018 Arrests in killing of Bronx teen seen... June 25, 2018 Heavy rains cause July 4th flooding in... July 5, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.