Sentence Examples


  • Ghana dates, according to some authorities, from the 3rd century A.D.
  • Large states arose in the western Sudan; Ghana flourished in the 7th century A.D., Melle in the IIth, Songhai in the 14th, and Bornu in the 16th.
  • 1 Guinea may, however, be derived from Ghana (or Ghanata) the name of the oldest known state in the western Sudan.
  • Ghana was finally conquered by the Mandingo kings of Melle in the 13th century.
  • By some writers Ghana city is, however, identified with Walata, which town is mentioned by Arab historians as the capital of Ghanata.