Territory in western Africa, ruled since 1992 by the Republic of Ghana


Ghana - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Ghana is a country located in West Africa. It is bordered by Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) to the west, Burkina Faso to the north, Togo to the east, and the Gulf of Guinea to the south. The word Ghana means 'Warrior King' and is derived from the ancient Ghana Empire. ..."

Measures of Freedom

Ghana | Freedom House, Freedom in the World 2016
2016: Status: Free, Aggregate Score: 83, Political Rights: 1, Civil Liberties: 2
"Ghana's judiciary was thrown into crisis in October following the release of a documentary that implicated 34 judges and scores of officials in accepting bribes over the past two years. Ghana's main political parties continued preparations for the 2016 presidential and parliamentary elections, with both the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) and its main rival, the New Patriotic Party (NPP), holding primaries during the year."
Human Freedom Index [PDF], The Human Freedom Index 2016
2014: 7.25, Rank: 59, Personal Freedom: 8.08, Economic Freedom: 6.41, Democracy Index: 6.22
Level of Economic Freedom, Economic Freedom of the World
2014: 6.41, Rank: 120