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J. B. Danquah

Nana Joseph Kwame Kyeretwie Boakye Danquah (18 December 1895 – 4 February 1965) was a Ghanaian statesman, pan-Africanist, scholar, lawyer and a historian. [1]

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Accra

Accra is the capital and largest city of Ghana, with an estimated urban population of 2.27 million.

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Begoro

Begoro is a town and the capital of Fanteakwa district, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana.

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Bepong, Ghana

Bepong is a small town in the Kwahu South district, in Eastern Ghana.

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Cameron Duodu

Cameron Duodu (born 24 May 1937)Africa Who's Who, London: Africa Journal for Africa Books Ltd, 1981, pp.

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Convention People's Party

The Convention People's Party (CPP) (Apam Nkorɔfo Kuw) is a socialist political party in Ghana based on the ideas of former President Kwame Nkrumah.

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Danquah Circle

Danquah Circle a roundabout in Accra Ghana named after a prominent politician and a member of the Big Six Dr Joseph Boakye Danquah.It is a key intersection in the arterial road network of Accra.

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Eastern Region (Ghana)

The Eastern Region is located in south Ghana and is one of ten administrative regions.

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Ebenezer Ako-Adjei

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Edward Akufo-Addo

Edward Akufo-Addo (26 June 1906 – 17 July 1979) was a Ghanaian politician and lawyer.

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Emmanuel Obetsebi-Lamptey

Emmanuel Odarkwei Obetsebi-Lamptey (1902 – 1963) was a politician in the British colony of the Gold Coast.

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Ghana

Ghana, officially called the Republic of Ghana, is a sovereign unitary presidential constitutional democracy, located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa.

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Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences

The Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences (GAAS) is an arts and science institution of Ghana, based in the capital Accra.

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Ghana Bar Association

The Ghana Bar Association (GBA) is a professional association of lawyers in Ghana, including what used to be called solicitors and barristers but are now called legal practitioners, as well as magistrates.

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Ghana Empire

The Ghana Empire (c. 300 until c. 1235) was located in what is now southeastern Mauritania and western Mali.

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Gold Coast (British colony)

The Gold Coast was a British colony on the Gulf of Guinea in west Africa that became the independent nation of Ghana in 1957.

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Historian

A historian is a person who researches, studies and writes about the past, and is regarded as an authority on it.

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Inner Temple

The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple, commonly known as Inner Temple, is one of the four Inns of Court (professional associations for barristers and judges) in London.

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J. E. Casely Hayford

Joseph Ephraim Casely Hayford, MBE, or Ekra-Agiman (29 September 1866–11 August 1930) was a Ghanaian journalist, editor, author, lawyer, educator, and politician who supported pan-African nationalism.

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Kibi, Ghana

Kibi or Kyebi is a town and the capital of the East Akim Municipal District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana, on the eastern slopes of the Atewa Range.

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Kwahu

Kwahu is a region in south-central Ghana, or in the eastern region of Ghana, on the west shore of Lake Volta.

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Kwahu East District

The Kwahu East District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana.

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Kwame Nkrumah

Kwame Nkrumah PC (1909? – 27 April 1972) led Ghana to independence from Britain in 1957 and served as its first prime minister and president.

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Lawyer

A lawyer is a person who practices law, as a barrister, judge, attorney, counsel (counselor at law) or solicitor.

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Mabel Dove Danquah

Mabel Dove Danquah (1905, Graphic Online (via Modern Ghana), 13 April 2007. (Some sources mistakenly give her date of birth as 2010.)–1984) was a Gold Coast-born journalist, political activist and creative writer, one of the earliest women in West Africa to work in these fields.

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Myocardial infarction

Myocardial infarction (MI) or acute myocardial infarction (AMI), commonly known as a heart attack, occurs when blood flow stops to a part of the heart causing damage to the heart muscle.

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Nana (title)

Nana is a Ghanaian title.

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Nana Akufo-Addo

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo (born 29 March 1944, in Swalaba, Accra) is a Ghanaian politician who ran for President of Ghana in the 2008 and 2012 presidential elections as the New Patriotic Party candidate.

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National Liberation Council

The National Liberation Council (NLC) led the Ghanaian government from February 24, 1966 to October 1, 1969.

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Nsawam

Nsawam is a town in south Ghana and is the capital of the Akuapim South Municipal District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana.

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Ofori Atta I

Nana Sir Ofori Atta I (1881–1943) was the Okyenhene or King of Akyem Abuakwa, one of the largest and wealthiest kingdoms of the then Gold Coast Colony, from his election in 1912 until his death in 1943.

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Osu, Accra

Located about east of the central business district, Osu is a district in central Accra, Ghana, known for its busy commercial, restaurant and nightlife activity.

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Paa Grant

George Alfred Grant, popularly known as Paa Grant (15 August 1878 – 30 October 1956), was a merchant and politician in the Gold Coast who has been called "the father of Gold Coast politics".

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Pan-Africanism

Pan-Africanism is an ideology and movement that encourages the solidarity of Africans worldwide.

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Paul Danquah

Paul Danquah (born May 25, 1925) is a British film actor and lawyer, whose father was the Ghanaian statesman J. B. Danquah.

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Politician

A politician (from Classical Greek πόλις, "polis") is a person holding or seeking an office within a government, usually by means of an election, voted for either by people or by a definitive group in the government.

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Scholarly method

The scholarly method or scholarship is the body of principles and practices used by scholars to make their claims about the world as valid and trustworthy as possible, and to make them known to the scholarly public.

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United Gold Coast Convention

The United Gold Coast Convention (UGCC) was a political party whose aim was to bring about Ghanaian independence from the British after the Second World War.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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University College London

University College London (UCL) is a public research university in London, England and a constituent college of the federal University of London.

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University of Ghana

The University of Ghana is the oldest and largest of the thirteen Ghanaian universities and tertiary institutions.

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University of London

The University of London (informally referred to as London University) is a collegiate research university located in London, England, consisting of 18 constituent colleges, 10 research institutes and a number of central bodies.

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West African Students' Union

The West African Students' Union (WASU), founded in 1925 and active into the 1960s, was an association of students from various West African countries who were studying in the United Kingdom.

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William Ofori Atta

Nana William Ofori Atta (10 October 1910 – 14 July 1988), popularly called "Paa Willie", was a founding member of the United Gold Coast Convention and was one of "The Big Six" detained by the British colonial government in Ghana (then Gold Coast).

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1948 Accra riots

The Accra Riots started on 28 February 1948 in Accra (capital of present-day Ghana, which at the time was the British colony of the Gold Coast), after a protest march by unarmed ex-servicemen was broken up by police, leaving several leaders of the group dead.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._B._Danquah

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