Brong-Ahafo was created on 14 April 1959 from the then Western Ashanti and named after the dominant and native inhabitants, Akans, Brong and Ahafo. In 2019, as a result of the 2018 Ghanaian new regions referendum, the region was divided into three, namely Bono, Bono East and Ahafo regions, and ceased to exist.
Why was the Ahafo Region created?The Ahafo Region is a newly created Region in Ghana with Goaso as its capital. The region was carved out of the south-eastern part of the Brong Ahafo Region and was in fulfillment of a campaign promise made by New Patriotic Party. ...
Is Bono region the same as Brong Ahafo Region?Bono Region used to be Brong Ahafo Region. The recent creation of six new regions led to the creation of two new regions (Bono East and Ahafo Regions) out of then Brong Ahafo Region. The current Bono Region is as a result of the remainder of Brong-Ahafo Region when Bono East Region and Ahafo region were created.
What is the capital of Central Region?Cape Coast Current regionsFormer RegionCapitalCapitalBrong-AhafoSunyaniGoasoCentralCape CoastCape CoastEasternKoforiduaKoforiduaGreater AccraAccraAccra12 more rows
What is savanna region?Savanna, also spelled savannah, vegetation type that grows under hot, seasonally dry climatic conditions and is characterized by an open tree canopy (i.e., scattered trees) above a continuous tall grass understory (the vegetation layer between the forest canopy and the ground).
What is the capital of Central region?Cape Coast Current regionsFormer RegionCapitalCapitalBrong-AhafoSunyaniGoasoCentralCape CoastCape CoastEasternKoforiduaKoforiduaGreater AccraAccraAccra12 more rows
Which people created Bono Manso?Bono-Manso (Bono Kingdom) was a forest kingdom founded around 1400, by Asaman, southwest of the Black and White Volta. It was greatly expanded by Ameyaw and Obunumankola, in the second half of the 1400s. It is considered the first of the Akan states to emerge.
Which region is the oldest in Ghana?Brong Ahafo Region Ghana started with five regions on March 6, 1957: Ashanti, the Northern, Eastern, Western and the Volta regions. The first region to be created post-independence was the Brong Ahafo Region.
The newly created regions are Oti, Western North, North East, Ahafo, Savannah and Bono East Regions. All the newly created administrative regions in Ghana can be seen from the map above. The six new regions of Ghana were created out of the Brong Ahafo, Northern, Western and Volta Regions. Greater Accra Region — Accra The Captial of the Greater Accra Region is Accra. It is the most populated region in Ghana with a population of 4, 010, 054. In addition, the region has 16 districts. Central Region — Cape Coast The Capital of the Central Region is Cape Coast.
The region has a population of 2,201,863. In addition, the region has 17 districts. Eastern Region — Koforidua The Capital of the Eastern Region is Koforidua. The Eastern region is made up of 26 districts with a population of 2,633,154.
Western Region — Sekondi Takoradi The Capital of the Western Region is Sekondi Takoradi. The Western Region is made up of 22 districts with a population When was Brong Ahafo region created?
about 2,376,021. Ashanti Region — Kumasi The Capital of the Ashanti Region is Kumasi. It is the 3rd biggest region in Ghana. The Ashanti Region has 30 districts with a population of 4,780,380. Northern Region — Tamale Prior to the creation of the North East and Savannah region When was Brong Ahafo region created? of the Northern region, it was the biggest region by landmass in Ghana with Tamale as the capital city.
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It has 14 districts following When was Brong Ahafo region created? creation of two regions out of it. Upper East Region — Bolgatanga The Capital of the Upper East Region is Bolgatanga. It is the 2nd smallest region in Ghana. The Upper Northern Region has 13 districts with a total of population of 1,046,545. Upper West Region — Wa The Capital of the Upper West Region is Wa.
The region has 11 districts with a total population of 702,110. Among all the regions Ghana, the Upper West has the modest number of inhabitants. Volta Region — Ho The Capital of the Volta Region is Ho. It is one of the regions in Ghana that are multi-ethnic and multilingual. Bono Region — Sunyani The Capital of Bono formerly Brong Ahafo Region is Sunyani. Prior to the fomation of Bono East and Ahafo region, the Bono region used to be the 2nd largest region in Ghana.
Oti Region — Dambai The Capital of the Oti region is Dambai. The region was carved out of the northern part of the Volta region. It has a total of 8 districts. Bono East Region — Techiman The Bono East region is one of the two regions created out of Brong Ahafo region with its capital being Techiman. The Bono East region When was Brong Ahafo region created?
a total of 11 districts. Ahafo Region — Goaso The Ahafo region is one of the two regions carved out of Brong Ahafo region with its capital being Goaso.
It is made up of 7 districts. North East Region — Nalerigu The North East region was created out of the Northern region as Nalerigu as its capital city.
The North East Region is bordered on the north by the Upper East region, on the east by the eastern Ghana-Togo international border, on the south by the Northern region, and on the west by the Upper West region. North East region is made up of 6 districts. Savannah Region — Damongo The Savannah region was created out of the Northern region as Damongo as its capital city. The region is also the largest in the country.
Savannah region is made up of 7 districts. Western North Region — Sefwi Wiawso The Western region When was Brong Ahafo region created? created out of the Western region as Sefwi Wiawso as its capital city.
The Western Region of Ghana is made up of 8 districts.