About Ghana : The Republic of Ghana' is named after the empire of medieval Ghana in West Africa. The 'Wagadugu' is the actual name of the Empire. The Ghana was the title of the kings who ruled the kingdom. The Ghana is bounded by Cote d'Ivoire to the west, by Togo to the east, by Burkina Faso to the north, and Atlantic Ocean to the south. The Volta is the largest river of Gunia.