For Ghanaians or people who have experienced Ghana, the clause, “Ghana is safe and peaceful” is a common knowledge.
Nonetheless, some parts of the world are clueless about the positives of Africa but easily convinced about negatives about Africa. This is shown questions they ask.
Is Ghana and Africa A War Zone? Is the African continent famished ? They query.
Others ask if Ghana and Africa is a safe place to visit or work in. Hmm, but wait!
Have the any part if the world ever thought of questions like,
Is America the poorest country? Or Is Switzerland the most unstable Nation? That would be termed as ‘silly’ question.
Same way, that is how demeaning such questions about Ghana and Africa are.
There is an Akan saying that brings light to this darkness of unawareness. It says” Obi nnim a, obi kyerɛ”. Meaning ” If one knows not, another teaches them”.
Hetacul.com enlights the world about Ghana in the following categories;
The most friendliest. The people are welcoming and accepting. It is part of the Ghanaian culture for locals to receive visitors well and treat them well. Even though, the trust level amongst the human society has dropped, Ghanaians exhibit that kindness and hospitable gestures.
State Of The Country
Ghana is calm and very peaceful. The most stable democracy in Africa can be found in Ghana. There is respect for views and life of people.
Ghana boast one of the richest and most beautiful culture. Unique drums and dances, languages, chieftaincy, dresses and regalia, foods, history and arts.
Lot’s of beautiful scenery including parks, water falls, beaches, mountains. History filled towns and places from castles and forts, cultural centers, to history behind naming of towns and ethnic groups. Tourism have a place here.
Education started in Ghana centuries ago. There are innumerable educational institutions in the country. Lots of foreigners come in for their education. The country is trying to shift from the overly knowledge-based system to vocational and technical.
Ghanaians are very religious. There is right to join any religion. Christianity and Islam are the dominating groups filled by the Traditional African Religion. There others like Hindus, Buddhism. Very few are non religious.
The economy is developing and promising. It is conducive for investment and business. No needed pressures and influences from government. It is more stable against many countries. Though, all isn’t smooth , the future is so bright.
Importantly, your safety is assured. Security services are doing their best. One of the finest on the continent. There’s nothing or little no worry about when you’re conscious.
Seeing is believing… Take your bag.
Ghana welcomes you any day.