Tag Ghana


Pray for Accra, Ghana

Islam is a minority religion in Ghana, which is over 70{1ef34f8f1cacfdc6c19f5319e487deec2393c82eacea09a13da7feed1a24e305} Christian. Yet each year, thousands of Muslims from the rural north make the journey to what is perceived as the richer urban areas in the south. Among…

Read More

Pray for the Ahmadi of Ghana

The Ahmadiyya Movement was first established in the Punjab state of India by Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (1839-1908) who declared himself as the promised Messiah and Mahdi – the Islamic reformer. Ghulam refuted Christian, Hindu and traditional…

Read More
Photo by Anton Ivanov | Shutterstock

The Fulbe People

Day 23 – The Fulbe in Ghana The Muslim people who call themselves Fulbe in Ghana are more popularly known as the Fulani. They have a population estimated to be about 300,000, but it’s uncertain as they…

Read More
Photo by Casten TenBrink - Creative Commons license

The Dagombas

Day 5 – The Dagombas of Northern Ghana As a family head and elder of his village in Northern Ghana, Abdulai is a well-respected member of his community. However, he still lives in fear of those who…

Read More

The Gonja of North Ghana

23 June 2017 / Day 28 Pray for The Gonja The Gonja (population: 310,000 people) live in the Northern Region of Ghana. It is said that Islam has been around since the early establishment of the Gonja…

Read More