Meaning of the Ghana Flag

Meaning of the Ghana Flag

Did you know that the Ghanaian flag was designed by a woman? Her name was Mrs. Theodosiah Okoh. A Ghanaian teacher that replaced the flag of the United Kingdom upon attainment of independence in 1957.

Did you know every colour has a specific representation ?

Red represents the blood of those who died in the country's struggle for independence. 

Gold is a symbol of the mineral wealth.

Green is a symbol of the county’s natural wealth and rich forests.

And the black star represents freedom, emancipation and our skin.

Did you love this ? Then why don't you find out the meaning of each colour in the Kente African fabric blog.

 

 

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