In the early 1980s’education has risen 1.5% to around 3.5% of GPD
The main subjects are math and science they didn’t teach anything else
These five countries are responsible for developing. Administering, and grading school-leaving examinations at the secondary level. Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Gambia, and Liberia
Independence- March 6 1957
Constitution-Entered into force January 7, 1993
Political parties-New Patriotic Party, National Democratic congress, Convention People’s Party People’s National Convention, others
Suffrage-Universal at 18
Branches-Executive- --president popularly elected for a maximum of two 4-year terms; Council of State, a presidential appointed consultative body of 25 members required by the constitution. Legislative-unicameral Parliament popularly elected for 4-year terms. Judicial independent Supreme Court justices nominated by president with approval of Parliament.
Ghana did not have a religion like the other common religions today. Their emperor whom they worshipped, called the Ghana. They also worshipped Bida’a sea of Niger. Ghana allowed Muslims to live in their empire and help them with the government and advice on legal matter, but very few converted to Islam
Western Africa, borders the Gulf of Guinea, between Cote d'Ivoire and Togo
tropical warm and ,kind of dry along southeast coast, hot and humid in southwest; hot and dry in north
Elevation extremes- lowest point-Atlantic ocean 0 m highest point- Mount Afadato 880 m
Wagadou (Ghana) became a center of power for trading in the region. Ghana first natural resources gold salt and ivory. They exchanged their goods by using camels and others livestock and sent them to northern Africa and the middle east.
In the empire, the ruler of the land was called a Ghana