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Designer of Ghana’s National Flag Dies at 92

Ghana Web   in 
April 21, 2015

The designer of Ghana’s national flag, Theodosia Salome Okoh, has died at age 92.

A family source pleading anonymity, confirmed the story of her passing on Sunday evening.

It said the family will meet on Wednesday, April 22, to formally announce the death.

Madam Theodosia Salome Okoh is a revered patriot and a national hero having designed the beautiful flag of the Republic of Ghana.

She is best known for designing the national flag of Ghana at Independence in 1957.This design patterned the flags of many African countries as they also gained independence from colonial rule

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