Our Sister City
Mayor Coleman signed this relationship into place on November 30, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio at the King Arts Complex.
When Mayor Coleman was in office, he made it one of his primary goals to have a Sister City in Africa before the end of his term.
Columbus and Accra worked together on the Initiative for Food and Agricultural Transformation,which is a research program focused on implementing sustainable agriculture around the world.
2.27 million (urban). 4 million (metro)
Mohammed Adjei Sowah
Accra is the capital and largest city in Ghana. Accra is located in southern Ghana on the coast of the Gulf of Guinea.
Did you know?
Accra is a multi-ethnic community and is known as of the most diverse cities on the African continent. The majority of the population is multilingual, as most adults can speak, read and write in at least four languages.