The Republic of Ghana is on the west coast of Africa between Ivory Coast and Togo. The country is bordered by Burkina Faso to the north and the Gulf of Guinea to the south. More »

Some of the achievements of the Ancient African Kingdom of Ghana were the establishment of a profitable trading center that linked the gold mines to the south of the kingdom to the salt mines to the north, the creation o... More »

Before 1957 Ghana was called the Gold Coast. Portuguese explorers in the 15th century found a vast amount of the precious metal there, but it was English colonizers who dubbed the country the Gold Coast. More »

The country of Ghana is located in western Africa. Ghana is situated between Cote d'Ivoire and Togo, and it also borders Burkina Faso. Ghana is bordered by the Gulf of Guinea to the south. More » Geography Africa

The countries that border Ghana are Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire and Togo. Ghana is situated in West Africa and borders the Gulf of Guinea. Ghana has a total area of approximately 99,100 miles, making it the 82nd largest ... More »

The Republic of Mauritius is an island nation located in the Indian ocean approximately 2,000 miles off the southeast coast of Africa. It is a volcanic island and features lagoons and white sand beaches. Mauritius became... More » Geography Africa

The smallest country in Africa is Seychelles, a group of islands off the continent's east coast. The smallest country on the mainland of the continent is The Gambia. More »