Ghana Named In The Top 10 Most Prosperous African Nations
Ghanaians have a cause to rejoice as the country has been named in the top ten most prosperous African nations.
This was revealed by the Legatum Prosperity Index and the list had Ghana’s noisy neighbor, Nigeria, missing out.
The first on the list is Mauritius and it had countries like South Africa, Morocco, Tunisia, and Namibia.
The Legatum Prosperity Index is a tool for transformation, offering a unique insight into how prosperity is forming and changing across the world.
Ghana is number 9 on the African list and on the world stage, it is the 100th country. See the list of the top 14 most prosperous African countries below;
- Cape Verde
- South Africa
Africa's Most Prosperous Countries
1. Mauritius 🇲🇺
2. Seychelles 🇸🇨
3. Cape Verde 🇨🇻
4. Botswana 🇧🇼
5. South Africa 🇿🇦
6. Namibia 🇳🇦
7. Morocco 🇲🇦
8. Tunisia 🇹🇳
9. Ghana 🇬🇭
10. Rwanda 🇷🇼
11. Algeria 🇩🇿
12. Senegal 🇸🇳
13. Kenya 🇰🇪
14. Gambia 🇬🇲
Source: Legatum Prosperity Index.
— Africa Facts Zone (@AfricaFactsZone) October 6, 2021
This comes after Ghana was once named the third most peaceful country in Africa. In the whole world, the country is the 43rd peaceful country and this is according to the 2020 Global Peace Index. This was revealed in a recent social media post by Africa Facts Zone on the micro-blogging platform, Twitter.
Ghana is the third most peaceful country in Africa and the 43rd most peaceful country in the world according to the 2020 Global Peace Index. pic.twitter.com/F0Gq44SEwZ
— Africa Facts Zone (@AfricaFactsZone) April 12, 2021
The post caught the attention of social media users who reacted to it. Read some of the reactions below;
@modap – BEST COUNTRY ON THE CONTINENT(together with south africa yh
@thoriso97 – And America is the Last peaceful country in the world
@MtechOzor – They indeed are peaceful people! Spent 14 days in Ghana and witnessed it!
@illbyjite – Still wondering why Wizkid has been spending alot of time in Ghana? Lol
@SCBright_ – No wonder Twitter went there. The bird is known to be peaceful. But in Nigeria, d president can’t fly birds becos of wickedness