Nkoranza

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For the coastal Ghanaian town of this name, see Nkoranza (coastal town).

Coordinates: 07°34′00″N 01°42′00″W / 7.56667°N 1.70000°W / 7.56667; -1.70000

Nkoranza (or Nkoransa) is a town located in the mid-north of Ghana. It is the district capital of the Nkoranza District in the Brong-Ahafo Region.

A leading Brong town, the town led the 1892-93 Brong rebellion against the Ashanti.[1]

Transport[edit]

Nkoranza is the location of a proposed railway station.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Daniel Miles McFarland, Historical Dictionary of Ghana, Scarecrow Press, 1995, p. 130