White Volta

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White Volta

a river in W Africa, rising in N Burkina-Faso flowing southwest and south to join the Black Volta in central Ghana and form the Volta River. Length: about 885 km (550 miles)
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Spillage of the dam has since become a perennial problem, leaving many communities along the White Volta River, especially in Northern and Upper East Regions of Ghana flooded for weeks.
The Black and White Volta Rivers enter Ghana from Burkina Faso and flow into the 2nd largest man-made lake in the world (in terms of surface area), Lake Volta.