Dr. Kwame Nkrumah is 111 years this year and Ghana is proudly celebration his birthday on Monday, 21 September, 2020, on Founder’s Day.
Dr. Kwame Nkrumah was the first President of the Republic of Ghana. History has recorded him as the pivotal figure among The Big Six who led the fight for Ghana’s independence.
The Big Six are nown to be the founding fathers of present Ghana. Namely;
- Dr. Kwame Nkrumah
- Ebenezer Arko Adjei
- Edward Akufo-Addo
- Joseph Boakye Danquah
- Emmanuel Obetsebi Lamptey
- Willim Ofori Atta.
Late President Nkrumah is the founder of Convention People’s Party, which was the biggest, powerful, and leading all political party’s In th First Republic of Ghana.
Because of his active role played among the other five names mentioned, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah has been the face of the Big Six and Ghana at large in politcal history.
Political Leaders have send heartwarming messages to Dr. Kwame Nkrumah as the country celebrates hsi 111th birthday.
Deep down history, First Prime Minister and President of Independent Ghana will remain in the hearts of Ghanaians.