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2015

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Accra

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Design Of Children's Event And Cutural Center In Osu, Accra, Ghana, Rudi Somuah Jan 2015

Design Of Children's Event And Cutural Center In Osu, Accra, Ghana, Rudi Somuah

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Osu, a district in central Accra, Ghana, is known for its busy commercial enterprises, countless restaurants and vibrant nightlife. Osu remains prominent in Ghana and also globally for a variety of reasons. One of such reasons is that it is arguably Ghana's most contemporary setting; second to no other location in the entire country. Osu is also the site of Ghana's seat of government- The Colonial era Christiansburg Castle which houses the president’s office and official residence. The town also plays host to several western diplomatic missions and embassies including the American Embassy. In addition to its ...