Aflao is a town in Ketu South District in the Volta Region on Ghana's Togolese (eastern) border. Aflao is the twenty-eight most populous settlement in Ghana, in terms of population, with a population of 66,546 people. Aflao is currently primarily illegally populated by Togolese nationals.
In the 18th century, Aflao served as one of the major markets for the slave trade.
Aflao is on the coast and near the major border with Togo.
- Dickson, K. B. "Trade Patterns in Ghana at the Beginning of the Eighteenth Century." Geographical Review 56.3 (1966): 417-431.
Coordinates: 06°07′N 01°12′E / 6.117°N 1.200°E