Fante

Categories: Ethnicities

The Fante constitute an Akan subgroup found mainly in Ghana’s central coastal region, but also in the Ivory Coast. A Fante state, a historical Fante alliance, is retained to this day. Notable among the Fante’s influential people is Kofi Annan.

Synonyms:
Agona, Fante Twi, Fanti, Fanti Twi, Fantyn, Mfantse, Mfantsefo
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