Jeffrey Ahlman, “Living with Nkrumahism: Nation, State, and Pan-Africanism in Ghana”


What did happen in the first decade of the newly independent country of Ghana? Ghana was one of the first countries in Africa did was able to dispose of the colonial yoke. Kwame Nkrumah became the president of the independent Ghana.  Jeffrey Ahlman (assistent professor of History at Smith College in the USA) researched this … Continue reading Jeffrey Ahlman, “Living with Nkrumahism: Nation, State, and Pan-Africanism in Ghana”

KWAME NKRUMAH


The writer hails from Sierra Leone and had a career in journalism in several countries. In this book about the Ghanaian politican Nkrumah he wants to write about Kwame’s life and his achievements. Kwame was born in 1909, his father is a goldsmith and his mother a petty trader. He has a Roman Catholic background, … Continue reading KWAME NKRUMAH