Real Republicans: The True Story Of The Legendary Football Club
Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana’s first president, had a goal; a united Africa. Here is the story of Real Republicans, the historic 1960’s championship football club which was assembled to represent African unity and the glory it will bring. Kofi Pare (a.k.a. KOPA), a member of both Real Republicans Club and Ghana Black Stars, tells the story from his perspective.
For veteran Jacob Quansah, life was full. He shipped out to fight in World War II when he was just 20 years of age and returned on his 25th birthday to help liberate Ghana from the British. Here is his personal story.
WWII veteran Jacob Buabin Quansah shares photos from the past. He was born on December 9th, 1921 in the coastal town of Apam, Ghana. He fought the Japanese in Burma during the 2nd World War and also fought the British to gain independence for Ghana.