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Flag changes:

1900-01-01:

GOLD COAST Colony  (Accra)   -   GOLD COAST

1957-03-06:

State of GHANA  (Accra)   -   GHANA

1964-01-01:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -   GHANA

1966-02-28:

National Liberation Council of the Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -   GHANA



































Arms changes:

1900-01-01:

GOLD COAST Colony  (Accra)   -   GOLD COAST

1957-03-04:

GOLD COAST State  (Accra)   -   GOLD COAST




































Sovereignty changes:

1900-01-01:

UNITED KINGDOM

1957-03-06:

GHANA +

UNITED KINGDOM +

1958-11-11:

GHANA-GUINEA +

GHANA +

UNITED KINGDOM +

1960-07-01:

AFRICAN STATES +

GHANA +

1962-01-02:

GHANA





































Capital Local Name changes:


1900-01-01:

  Accra





































Local Name of Country changes:


1900-01-01:

  GOLD COAST

1957-03-06:

  GHANA





































Status changes:


1900-01-01:

GOLD COAST Colony

1951-02-08:

GOLD COAST State

1957-03-06:

State of GHANA

1960-07-01:

Republic of GHANA

1966-02-24:

National Liberation Council of the Republic of GHANA

1969-09-03:

Republic of GHANA

1972-01-13:

National Redemption Council of the Republic of GHANA

1975-10-09:

Supreme Military Council of the Republic of GHANA

1979-06-04:

Revolutionary Council of the Republic of GHANA

1979-09-24:

Republic of GHANA





































Ruler changes:

1957-03-06:

State of GHANA  (Accra)   -    UK
         (UK)

1960-07-01:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    President Kwame Nkrumah
         (President Kofi Kwame Nkrumah)

1966-02-24:

National Liberation Council of the Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    Joseph Arthur Ankrah
         (Joseph Arthur Ankrah)

1969-04-02:

National Liberation Council of the Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    Akwasi Afrifa
         (Akwasi Amankwaa Afrifa)

1970-08-07:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    Nii Amaa Ollennu
         (Nii Amaa Ollennu)

1970-08-31:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    President Edward Akufo-Addo
         (President Edward A Akufo-Addo)

1972-01-13:

National Redemption Council of the Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    General Ignatius Kutu Acheampong
         (General Ignatius Kutu Acheampong)

1975-10-09:

Supreme Military Council of the Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    President Ignatius Kutu Acheampong
         (President Ignatius Kutu Acheampong)

1978-07-05:

Supreme Military Council of the Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    Fred Akuffo
         (Frederick Fred William Kwasi Akuffo)

1979-06-04:

Revolutionary Council of the Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    Jerry Rawlings
         (Jerry John Rawlings)

1979-09-24:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    President Hilla Limann
         (President Hilla Limann)

1981-12-23:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    Jerry Rawlings
         (Jerry John Rawlings)

1993-01-07:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    President Jerry Rawlings
         (President Jerry John Rawlings)

2001-01-07:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    President John Kufuor
         (President John Agyekum Kufuor)

2009-01-07:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    President John Atta Mills
         (President John Evans Fifii Atta Mills)

2012-07-24:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    President John Dramani Mahama
         (President John Dramani Mahama)

2017-01-07:

Republic of GHANA  (Accra)   -    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
         (President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo)






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