Ghana is found in western Africa. Ghana borders the Gulf of Guinea to the south, Togo to the east, Burkina Faso to the north, and Cote d’Ivoire to the west. The country’s capital city, Accra, is located right at the Gulf of Guinea. Ghana is very close to the equator (as can be seen on the below map), but its climate is relatively mild.
Ghanaians in Toronto
|In the GTA: 20,465||In Toronto: 9,965|
Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
Settlement Services in the GTA
African Mediation and Community Services
1110 Finch Avenue West, Suite 222
Churches in the GTA
All Nations Full Gospel Church
4401 Steeles Avenue West
Disciples Revival Church
Rev. Dr. Charles Mantey
30 Gordon Mackay Road
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