Kwame Nkrumah’s Achievements to Ghana in the space of 6 years.

Ghana’s accomplishments under Kwame Nkrumah in the last six years.Here are a few of Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah’s greatest and most visionary accomplishments in Ghana.

– University Of Cape Coast (UCC) 

– Ghana National College, Cape Coast 

– Mfantsiman Girls’ SHS 

– Winneba secondary school

– Apam Secondary School 

– Swedru Secondary School (SWESCO) 

– Fosu Training College

– Ofori Panyin Secondary School

– Techiman Secondary School

– Dormaa Secondary School

– Tema Secondary School 

– Oda Secondary School

– Labone Secondary School

– Kwadaso College of Education

– Atebubu Training College

– Berekum Training College

– Enchi Training College

– Turned University College of Gold Coast into University of Ghana (He became their first chancellor)

– Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)

– Institute of African Studies

– Kwame Nkrumah Institute of Economics and Political Science(now south campus of UEW)

– Ajumako School of Languages(now under UEW)

– Kumasi Technical Institute (now a University) 

– Accra Polytechnic(now Accra Technical University)

– Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital(previously Kumasi central hospital)

– He made Korle Bu a teaching hospital and expanded its capacity by constructing the Medical, Maternity, Surgical and Child Health blocks

– He established the Ghana Medical School

– He made Medical care free to all citizens

– He established GIHOC pharmaceuticals

– He also built several hospitals and clinics

– Abosso Glass Factory

– Zuarungu Meat Factory

– Wenchi Tomato Factory

– Kade Match Factory

– Akosombo Textiles Limited

– Kumasi Shoe Factory

– Pwalugu Tomato Factory

– Asutuare Sugar Factory

– Komenda Sugar Factory

– Kumasi Jute Factory

-Nsawam Cannery, Brick and Tile Factory

– Tarkwa Bonsa Tyre Factory

– Bolgatanga Meat Processing Factory

– Bolgatanga Rice Mill Factory

– GIHOC Fibre Products Company

– Ghana Black Star Line with almost 15 ships

– Bank of Ghana (BoG)

– Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB)

– Agricultural Development Bank (ADB)

– National Investment Bank (NIB)

– State Insurance Company (SIC)

-Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT)

– Ghana Oil Company (GOIL)

– Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GHAPOHA)

– Tema Oil Refinery (TOR)

– The National Management and Productivity Institute

– Ghana Film Industries, Accra

-Ghana Airways Corporation

– Ghana National Trading Corporation

– Cocoa Marketing Board (COCOBOD)

– Tema Steel Works

– Volta Aluminium Company 

– State Housing and Hotel Projects

– Labone Estate

– Kanda Estates

– Osu Ringway Estates

– Airport Residential Area

– Patasi Estate

– Kwadaso Estate

– Buokrom Estates

– North and South Suntreso

– Tema Township(Communities)

– Star Hotel 

– Meridian Hotel

– Ambassador Hotel

-Continental Hotel now Golden Tulip Accra

-Atlantic Hotel

– City Hotel Catering Rest Houses now Golden Tulip Kumasi

– Peduase Lodge 

– Ghana Film Corporation

– Ghana News Agency

– Ghana Broadcasting Corporation

– Atomic Reactor Station

– Akosombo Dam

– Restructured the British Military base into Accra (now Kotoka) International Airport

– Tema Motorway

– Tema Harbour

– Adomi Bridge

– State Farms and Institutes.




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