Half Assini

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Half Assini
District Capital
Nickname(s): Matthew Kwaw
Half Assini is located in Ghana
Half Assini
Half Assini
Location in Ghana
Coordinates: 5°03′N 2°53′W / 5.050°N 2.883°W / 5.050; -2.883Coordinates: 5°03′N 2°53′W / 5.050°N 2.883°W / 5.050; -2.883
Country Flag of Ghana.svg Ghana
Region Western Region
District Jomoro District
Elevation 30 ft (9 m)
Time zone GMT
 • Summer (DST) GMT (UTC)

Half Assini, also known as Awiane, is a small town and is the capital of Jomoro district, a district in the Western Region of Ghana. It is the hometown of Kwame Nkrumah's father. Matthew Kwaw and Kwame Nkrumah, the first president of Ghana had his elementary school at Half Assini. It's closer to the western border of Ghana, it's a town with many tourist sites, Assini first chief was Anthony Kwaw Ghana first president best friend in school. [1][2]

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