Ghanaians naturally are hilarious and fun loving people. Besides the worldly acclaimed hospitality of Ghanaians, we are also very jovial and love to make jokes even of presidents.
Well, Ghanaians since independence always have some sort of nicknames for all the presidents that Ghana has ever had. Ghpage.com brings you those nicknames…Hilarious nicknames
Kwame Nkrumah – African Showboy
The first President of Ghana Dr. Kwame Nkrumah was nicknamed ‘African Showboy’. This name came about as result of his positive influence on other presidents and nations in Africa.
It was also because of his Pan-African activities. By the way, Dr. Nkrumah was very generous to other nations to a fault!
Ignatius Kutu Acheampong – Fa woto b3gye Golf
There was the general belief in the regime of General Ignatius Kutu Acheampong that he and members of his government sleep with women and in return give them Golf cars as compensation…lol
Jerry Rawlings – Mr. Boom
Jerry John Rawlings, affectionately called JJ is one of the most popular Presidents Ghana has ever had. In fact, besides Dr. Kwame Nkrumah the first president, he is probably the most famous.
Jerry Rawlings has been nicknamed Mr. Boom! because of his radical and outspoken nature of giving speeches and talking about national issues.
John Agyekum Kufuor – Gentle Giant
John Agyekum Kufuor was nicknamed the Gentle Giant because of his calm personality despite his huge stature.