"Ghana, formerly the Gold Coast, is the first country south of the Sahara to gain Independence on 6th March 1957. The feat also inspired other African countries to fight for Independence."Nubuke Foundation
5 Ways to Celebrate Ghana's Independence Day
Relive the iconic day in 1957 and sing along to 'Ghana Freedom'
As far back as the beginning of the Meiji period, there was a movement demanding the establishment of a museum to permanently display contemporary art. Although the petition was taken up several times in parliament, a national facility for the permanent display of modern art was never realized until the opening of the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo.