Last updated on March 2nd, 2020 at 02:32 pm
Berekum Ghana is a popular town that lies in between Drobo and Sunyani. However, when looking at it from the skyline Dormaa Ahenkro is closed to Berekum at the south; while Techiman is at the north. Also, it is the administrative headquarters; or capital of Berekum Municipal which is in Bono Region Ghana. Berekum is home to many attractive places in Ghana. However, the town has few things they can boast about that contribute to the economy of Bono Region in Ghana. Also, Berekum Ghana photos will amaze you of the beautiful sites attraction. For those that have been asking this question “where is Berekum in ghana?” I hope this will help you as an answer.
Berekum Ghana Map
It is always good to use the map to analyze a place. While looking at Berekum Ghana map; we are able to find Berekum lying very close to Mpatapo, Senase, Biadan and Korase. Therefore, this is how you can locate Berekum from the Map.
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Towns and Villages near Berekum Ghana
Berekum Ghana Weather
Berekum weather sometimes get to 38°C during the dry season. Also, the concentration of the sun here is always high. Therefore, making the complexion of the people to be dark. Do you know that most times Berekum weather is harder than Aguda Surulere Lagos.
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Berekum Ghana postal code
Ghana Post which has now partner with Vokacom Ltd. to form GhanaPost GPS now assigns a unique postal code to every area in Ghana. Therefore, the Berekum Ghana postal code is BB.
Population of Berekum Ghana
The people of Berekum popularly called BKM are known for playing football. However, the youth of this community enjoys football game more than other sports. However, the other people who are mostly farmers and traders are hard working. In 2013 Berekum had only 62,364 people that contribute to the Bono region popular. Although, the population now is greater than that.
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Languages in Berekum
This part of Ghana speaks Bono Twi as a native language. Although, English is an official language in the country and is widely spoken by many. While in school like Benkum senior high school; french and other languages are taught. Since Ghana is nearby to french countries. Also, some people living in this town speak these other Ghanaian language Ewe, Fante and Ga. Ghana has over 250 dialect and languages.
Food in Berekum Ghana
However, the Ghanaians are known for special cuisine; that are spreading not only in Africa but in Western countries. That the people of Berekum are not exceptional. While in this town you will likely eat Waakye; a special kind of rice in Ghana. Also, Banku and tilapia is a very special Ghanaian delicacy that is known in many part of the world. One can not list the meals in Ghana and not include Kenkey and fried fish. It a food I love eating. Other food that will make you extend your visiting days in Ghana are Red-red, Kelewele, Tuo Zaafi and Fufu and goat light soup.
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Festival and Culture in Berekum
The people of this community do not joke with their culture. However, they celebrate the New Yam festival too just like Okija in Nigeria. ALSO READ ABOUT, OKIJA TOWN. Meanwhile, the Kwafie Festival is a popular festival that usually take place in November and December. Also, it is not only celebrated in Berekum but also in Nsuatre, and Dormaa Ahenkro. Furthermore, they usually have a football competition and league among the youth like the berekum chelsea U19 does.
House for sale in Berekum Ghana
There are always quite a number of houses to sell in Ghana especially in Kato Berekum Ghana which is a village in this town. But you need to be careful while purchasing any property so you do not get into the wrong hand.
Social Amenities and infrastructure
Berekum is home to Berekum chelsea fc ghana. Also, the Berekum Arsenal F.C lies in this town. However, Berekum which is only 327 metre elevated is a nice settlement and has Berekum African Market, and Berekum Presby Senior High School. There are quite a number of Berekum Ghana Hotels to check in when ever you visit this town. Many of them are really cheap like Mbabane city in Eswatini or formerly Swaziland.
Nevertheless, Kotoka International Airport is the nearest airport to this town others are Murtala Muhammed International Airport and Cardinal Bernadin Gantin de Cotonou International Airport. Do you know that the popular radio station Shalom Radio Berekum lies in Old Sunyani Road in this Berekum town. Always check out for berekum nursing training admission list to know if you have been admitted to the nursing school here
Berekum West District Assembly
This is on of the MMDA in Ghana which means Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies. There are 260 of MMDAs. However, it is a constituency in Ghana parliament. Berekum west District also have a representative in the parliament.