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 ! Liberia declares it’s independence in 1847 !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 ! 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 5 Things to Know About Grammy-Nominated Singer-Songwriter... December 18, 2017 Bicyclist Shot To Death In Harbor Gateway... July 16, 2018 The Gospel According to Pusha T July 12, 2018 Balcones Heights Jazz Festival Celebrates 25th Anniversary... May 2, 2018 Residents At Odds With NYC Over Restoration... January 13, 2015 "CBS Evening News" headlines for Friday, June... June 23, 2018 Ex-Bengal Pacman Jones punched at airport July 11, 2018 Jamal Adams braves cold with no shirt... December 31, 2017 Too cool for school: MU to offer... July 14, 2018 Watch Car Seat Headrest Cover Frank Ocean's... February 26, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.