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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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Interface Ltd is a sister company to Textile Trico, and Nsawam Foam Company.
He cited some of the projects to comprise, the Nsawam water project, the Kwahu range, Wa water supply, Akim Oda, Akwatia, Winneba water project, the Greater Accra water and sanitation project and the Cape Coast water supply.
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.
Obviously impressed by the AKR, he describes at great length the journey to the town of Kyebi, the capital of the Akyem Abuakwa Kingdom, where he did archival research for his book on chieftaincy in colonial Ghana (Rathbone 1993), almost two decades before I went there for my own research,v His description could apply to a recent journey I made to the Akan Kingdom, which the AKR enters when crossing the River Densu at Nsawam, just north of Accra: 'From Nsawam onwards you are in the rainforest [where] small towns are scattered along either side of the road's length' (ibid.
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).
Accumulation Profile of Heavy Metals in Fish Samples from Nsawam, Along the Densu River, Ghana, Res.
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.
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).
Although Accra was the epicenter, the riots quickly spread to Kumasi, Koforidua, Nsawam, and Akuse--all important urban areas.
Prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus and syphilis among prison inmates and officers at Nsawam and Accra, Ghana.
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.