Ghana has some of the most beautiful cities on the continent with each carved in their own unique way.Ghana is a peaceful country, so be rest assured of your peace wherever you go.
Accra the capital is the largest city with the highest cost of living.High cost of food and unbearable rent fees are quite the norm in the capital.The large population of this city is a big contributing factor. This is as a result of everyone wanting to move to Accra.The focus on Accra will be dealt with in another article.
The journey in life is a tricky one.Everyone wants to make it.These feelings and ambitions are always heightened when you land your first opportunity to work.Expectations are high and the future looks bright.However,bills can make you forget all your aaspirations.You might be tempted to cut corners if self constraints aren't exercised.
This is because we tend to spend the bulk of our earnings on food health care and rent/mortgages.Charges for health care are quite uniformed across the country. Food and rent are the ones that changes based on your geographical location.
Luckily Ghana has cities with cool rent rates and cheap foods.
This article is going aid in throwing some light on some of these cities.Our focus will be on three selected cities. So without wasting time,let's quickly go through the list of places, where living might be more comfortable.
Sunyani happens to be one of the cities with a relatively low cost of living.It is the capital of the Bono region.The Municipality has a projected population of 156,186 .It has one of the cleanest environments in Ghana.The city is well demarcated as well.Food is the commonest commodity there.Be rest assured of getting all your food items at very low prices.I highly recommend that all the foodies reading this article should relocate to Sunyani.
Kumasi popularly known as the Garden city is well known for it's rich culture display.It has a population of 3,348,000.The capital city of the Ashanti region has arguably one of the best standard of living due to the low cost of living.Rents and food are both cheap.Chop bars are scattered across the whole of Kumasi.You can never go hungry.Most indigenes of the city tends to live their entire life there.This is due to the fact life in Kumasi is just simpler and easier.
Ashaiman is a Municipality in the Greater Accra region.It has a population of 298,841.The city which was once infamous for its notoriety is one of the best places to live so far as affordability is in the conversation.The city offers one the lowest rent rates.Food there is also cheap.People from neighboring towns like Tema buy most of their food items from Ashaiaman.
Life is tougher these days especially if you live in Accra.Fortunately, Ghana is bigger than Accra.Let us try and encourage settlements in other parts of the country. The pressure on our cities has become too much hence the reflection in the cost of living we are experiencing.
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