Ejura

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Ejura
Town and District Capital
Ejura is located in Ashanti
Ejura
Ejura
Location of Ejura within Ashanti
Coordinates: 7°23′N 1°22′W / 7.383°N 1.367°W / 7.383; -1.367
Sovereign state Ghana
Region Ashanti
DistrictEjura/Sekyedumase District
Population
(2012)
 • Total70,807[1]
 Ranked 24th in Ghana
Time zoneGMT
 • Summer (DST)GMT

Ejura is a town and the capital of Ejura/Sekyedumase, a district in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. Ejura has settlement population of 70,807 people.[1] Ejura is the largest maize producing district in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. It is in the far north of the region, near the Afram River.[2] Ejura is connected by highways with the towns of Mampong, Yeji and Techiman.[2] Ejura is home to the Digya National Park / Kujani Game Reserve.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b "World Gazetteer online". World-gazetteer.com. Archived from the original on 2012-01-11.
  2. ^ a b c "Ejura-Sekyedumase".

Coordinates: 7°23′N 1°22′W / 7.383°N 1.367°W / 7.383; -1.367


Famous people from Ejura Emmanuel Boakye born 1985 Ahodwo family Ejura footballer Ajax Amsterdam