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Local government in Ghana by J. K. Nsarkoh

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Published by Ghana Universities Press in Accra .
Written in English


  • Local government -- Ghana.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Statement[by] J. K. Nsarkoh.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 309 p.
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14315364M

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