Nkrumah is not Kwame Nkrumah's real name
He became Nkrumah because his teacher could not pronounce his surname
What name was Kwame Nkrumah actually given at birth?
He was named Francis Nwia-Kofi Ngonloma after a family member but stuck with Kwame because it was the day he was born
Kwame Nkrumah used to be a preacher
He had a degree in Theology and used to preach in Presbyterian black churches in New York and Philadelphia.
Which African country made Kwame Nkrumah an honorary co-president?
When did Nkrumah say these words: "Our independence is meaningless unless it is linked up with the total liberation of Africa"
This was part of his revered speech on the day Ghana was declared independent from colonial rule. 6th March 1957
Who named Kwame Nkrumah "Osagyefo"?
Ghanaians (People of Gold Coast) hailed him as Osagyefo which means "Redeemer" for freeing the country from Colonial rule
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Where did Kwame Nkrumah die?
After being diagnosed with prostate cancer, Nkrumah was flown to Bucharest Romania, where he passed away