Black Star Lions is located near Akosombo, on the Akwamufie road in the Asuogyaman District of the Eastern Region of Ghana, West Africa.

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By Car or Taxi

From Accra Airport head north on Independence road until you reach the Tete Quarshie Interchange. Follow the signs to the Tema Motorway. When you reach the roundabout (about 5 miles) take the fourth exit titled Akosombo road. Follow that road about 50 miles to the town of Atimpoku. At the Atimpoku roundabout turn right and cross the bridge. As soon as you cross the bridge turn left onto the Akwamufie road. Go about 1/2 mile until you see our sign board on the right side of the road.

With the closure of the bridge, those in cars will have to cross at the Senchi ferry site. The fare is 6 GHC per vehicle. Once disembarked from the ferry follow the road north (Turning left at the juction, the river should be on your left) until you reach the bridge and continue forward about 2.5 km to our site.

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Public Transport

Until further notice: from Madina lorry park take a Kpong trotro all the way to Kpong. Once you get out of the trotro ask for the Akosombo trotros. Take that to just past the Atimpoku roundabout where the boats are crossing the river. Akwamufie taxis should be available when you get off the boat and they pass our site on the right. Ask the driver for Ras Kwaku's place.

Take an Akosombo trotro from Tudu station to the above site, just past the Atimpoku roundabout. OR! Take the trotro to the Afrikiko junction and walk down to the riverside following the road, branching left. Canoes are there to take people over to Akwamufie.Once off the canoe follow the road up to the main road and go left to the taxi stand. The taxis will be heading toward the Adomi bridge and will pass our site on the left.

PHONE 024 481 7459 if you have a problem or get lost!

From the airport take a taxi or "tro-tro" to the Medina old road lorry park. Join an Akosombo "trotro"  or Kpando "trotro" (you will pay the higher fare). The "trotro" leaves when it is full. Tell the "mate" that you wish to get off at Atimpoku station. Once there you join a shared taxi going to Akwamufie and ask to get off at Black Star Lions. Again you will wait until it is full. You can also hire a taxi "drop-in" from any location if you don't want to wait or share. You will pay a higher fare which covers the other three seats and a little bit extra.

From Accra central (Makola area) go to Tudu station and ask about a "trotro" to Akosombo. As above you will let the "mate" know that you are going to get off at Atimpoku station. Follow the instructions above, from Atimpoku.

map of site via satellite


Black Star Lions Ltd. Asafo-Akwamu, Ghana, West Africa

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