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Nana Sir Ofori Atta
by Lafayettewhole-plate film negative, 22 June 1928NPG x49765
by Lafayettewhole-plate film negative, 22 June 1928NPG x49766
by Lafayettewhole-plate film negative, 22 June 1928NPG x49767
by Lafayettewhole-plate film negative, 22 June 1928NPG x49768
by Lafayettewhole-plate film negative, 22 June 1928NPG x49769
by Bassano Ltdwhole-plate glass negative, 5 June 1928NPG x81129
Nana Sir Ofori Atta and others
by Bassano Ltd, after Unknown photographerwhole-plate glass copy negative, 5 September 1929NPG x124741
by Bassano Ltdwhole-plate glass negative, 22 June 1934NPG x151139
by Bassano Ltdwhole-plate glass negative, 22 June 1934NPG x151140
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13 June 2022, 23:39
This man was my great grandfather and he believed greatly in the advocacy of peace amongst his people and abroad. Knighted for his achievements in contributing to the flourishing of the Gold Coast even whilst in the Commonwealth, he furthered his efforts by instilling academic discipline amongst generations by playing significant roles in setting up schools such as Achimota School or College (formerly Prince of Wales School) in the then Gold Coast, now Ghana.
01 June 2022, 18:44
He was my great x2 grandfather and, whilst being compared to King Louis XIV of France, was highly regarded amongst his European contemporaries for his wealth and power. The King of the Akyem Kingdom of Ghana, he leaves behind a legacy in his descendants.
16 October 2021, 18:04
I am his great Grandson . My father is Bernard Ofori-Atta.
His father is William Ofori-Atta PaWillie of the big six .
I am Trevor Ian Kwami Danquah Ofori-Atta.
Named after John Bernard Danquah also the brains of the big six . The man who named Ghana .
Yvette Trost (I am his great granddaughter)
25 May 2018, 15:27
Grandfather of the actual Ghana President his Excellency Nana Akufo-Addo. He was a great Nationalist, a great King. He was one of few educated King in Ghana. In 1927, He was honored as a Knight of British Empire for his hardworking role in the goverment and service to the Gold Coast Colony. He was there after know as Nana Sir Ofori Atta I. He created a dynasty by privileging education both among St his sons and daughters. He was the brother of Dr. J-B Danquah (a founder of the United Gold Coast Convention) and the father of Dr. Susanna Ofori Atta (the first female doctor in West-Africa.