Nsawam


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Nsawam

 

a city in the Eastern Region in Ghana, on the Accra-Kumasi highway. Railroad station. Population, 57,400 (1970). Nsawam is the center of a cacao-growing region.

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The draft plan sanctioned by the Town and Country Planning Department is for the Nnyanho Mountain Monument at Nsawam-Asante Kwahu, near Nsawam.
During the six-week trip in Nsawam, a small town in Ghana's Eastern Region, Roebuck and his classmates created a hands-on summer camp at Nsawam Senior High School that focused on sustainable technologies.
Hence presently the DSL infrastructure is available in Accra, Kumasi, Takoradi, Cape Coast, Ho, Tamale, Koforidua, Sunyani, Bolgatanga, Wa, Obuasi, Akosombo, Swedru, Winneba, Nsawam, Tarkwa, Elubo, kasoa, Konnongo, Abetifi, Navrongo, Techiman, and Hohoe (Vodafone Broadband, 2012).
My father travelled a lot to buy supplies for his shop, and so he knew almost every driver who plied the routes between Suhum and Koforidua as well as Nsawam and Kumase, One of his best friends was a driver who lived at Kyebi and whom we kids called "Papa 'Sei" (for Osei).
The Nsawam Medium Security Prisons Library, alongside the Prison School were two units dedicated to the intellectual development of inmates since the establishment of the Nsawam Medium Security Prison in 1960.
Although Accra was the epicenter, the riots quickly spread to Kumasi, Koforidua, Nsawam, and Akuse--all important urban areas.
Alan Hodgson, originally from Carway, Carmarthenshire, was sentenced to 20 years' hard labour in Ghana's Nsawam prison for his involvement in a pounds 79m drugs bust - the largest-ever cocaine haul in West Africa.
Alan Hodgson, who has always claimed he is the victim of a miscarriage of justice, was sentenced to 20 years' hard labour inside Ghana's overcrowded Nsawam prison for his alleged involvement in the largest cocaine haul West Africa had ever seen.
All are incarcerated at the Nsawam medium security prison.
Farmapine Ghana Limited at Nsawam, eastern region is a 'farmer-owned' limited liability company owned by five pineapple cooperative societies (with an 80 percent share) and two limited liability companies (with a 20 percent share) that received its original capitalization through a World Bank loan.
However, everything is called into doubt by a few words in Kwame Safo-Adu's letter written from Nsawam Medium Security Prison: the correspondent notes that he is in the very building in which J.