This course builds on students’ understanding of geography and spatial thinking. Contemporary issues are explored through the lens of geography. In addition to understanding where physical and cultural features are located and why those features are located as they are, students examine the implications of these spatial arrangements.
Ghana was the first African nation to declare independence from and European country.
Ghana gained its independence from the British empire on March 6, 1957
Nigeria is often referred to as the giant of Africa, because it has the biggest economy and it is the most populated country in Africa.
On October 1, 1960 Nigeria declared independence from the British.
Nigeria is the 12th largest producer in oil in the world.
The Ghanian government adopted the flag in 1957
The Nigerian flag was first designed in 1959 but was officially adopted when the nation became independent in 1960.
Both countries are apart of the united nations.
Ghana is a country in Africa
Nigeria is a country in Africa
Ghana and Nigeria are separated by 23 hours.