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David Thyne

"Sharing expat experiences about Accra and the way of life in Ghana was really helpful to me. Thanks to InterNations!"

Johanna S. Mattikanen

"Finding work in Ghana is not easy for an expat woman. InterNations members helped me get involved in a charity project."

InterNations – Bringing Together South Africans Living in Ghana

Interested in meeting fellow South Africans in Ghana? Are you looking for trustworthy advice and tips on expat life from your South African countrymen? Or would you like to discover landmarks such as the forested Ashanti uplands with other South African expatriates?

No matter if you already are an expat in Ghana or still finishing your preparations for your relocation back home in South Africa, InterNations Ghana offers everything you are looking for: our trusted network is the most popular international platform for expats and global minds from all over the world. Of course, we also have a number of South African expats in Ghana among our members, coming from various regions all over South Africa - from Johannesburg, over Cape Town to Durban.

Meet other South Africans at our events in Ghana

Attend our monthly events and activities for South Africans expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Ghana Expat Guides

  • Moving to Ghana

    Interested in moving to Ghana? With the nation’s cultural heritage and economic prowess, you have every reason to be. Our guide to Ghana has details on the admin issues you face before relocation, as well as the prime choices of other expats who have already made the move abroad to Ghana.
  • Living in Ghana

    Life in Ghana may just be the multicultural experience of your lifetime! Ever since the nation’s independence in 1957, the various ethnic groups in Ghana have managed a peaceful coexistence, creating a wonderful cultural landscape. Our guide on Ghana has info on this and other topics.
  • Working in Ghana

    Some 11.5 million people working in Ghana — which is the estimated workforce of the country — have helped the economy withstand the global crises of the past years relatively unscathed. Reason enough for us to take a closer look at what working in Ghana is about! Read on for a short overview.

Forum Posts by South Africans in Ghana

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow South Africans in our Ghana expat forums.

Get Tips and Info on Life in Ghana from South African Expats

Being an expat in Ghana means much more than packing your belongings and taking care of paperwork. Keeping in touch with your South African compatriots is a big part of the expat experience and can help you understand the Ghanaian people and their culture better. With InterNations, meeting other South Africans in Ghana is a breeze, no matter if you are in Takoradi, Accra, Kumasi or any other expat magnet across the country. Just take our network of South Africans in Accra, for example.

If you are in the mood to speak your mother tongue again, to learn about the best spots to shop for South African food, or to discuss your favorite sports team’s latest match, join the South African InterNations Community:

  • In our huge expat network, you can easily find like-minded expatriates from South Africa.
  • Our Ghana Expat Forums are a great place to share experiences and advice – for example how to find a nanny speaking your language or where to get bobotie in Accra...
  • The InterNations Places database for Ghana helps you find institutions like the nearest South African embassy.

From the forested Ashanti uplands to the sandy shores of the gulf coast, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly South African expats in Ghana.

Meet Fellow South Africans in Ghana at Our Many Expat Activities

Participating in our regular expat events and activities in Ghana is another wonderful advantage of your membership. Our events cater to virtually all interests, ranging from a nice dinner with your fellow expats to enjoy some famous fufu, Ghana’s national dish, to large expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in some of Accra’s most exclusive locations. Looking for a weekend getaway? Simply join one of our expat excursions with a group of fellow South Africans in Accra and discover Accra's oldest neighborhood, the rainforest canopy walk in Kakum National Park, and other impressive landmarks across Ghana.

Our events and activities are a great way of meeting fellow expats from South Africa and all around the globe in a casual atmosphere. Does this sound interesting to you? Then sign up for membership and you’ll hear a heartfelt Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo from our South Africans living in Ghana!