Tamale is Ghana's third city and the capital of Northern Ghana. It is the second largest and the third most populous city in Ghana. Tamale has been voted three consecutive times by the Ghana Tourist Board as the cleanest city in Ghana and is proud of its well organized road networking in comparison to other cities and regions through Ghana.
Photo: Neonstar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a Teaching hospital in Tamale in the Northern region and the third largest hospital in . Photo: Masssly, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a teacher education college in Tamale.

is a teacher education college in Tamale.

Localities in the Area

is a community in Tamale Metropolitan District in the Northern Region of .

is a community in Tamale Metropolitan District in the Northern Region of .

is a community in Tamale Metropolitan District in the Northern Region of .


9.4052° or 9° 24' 18.7" north
-0.8424° or 0° 50' 32.6" west
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United Nations Location Code
196 metres (643 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 30933440
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Tamale
  • Akan: Tamale
  • Arabic: Tamale, Ghana
  • Arabic: تامال
  • Arabic: تامالي
  • Azerbaijani: Tamale
  • Belarusian: Тамале (Гана)
  • Belarusian: Тамале
  • Belarusian: Тамалэ
  • Bengali: তামালি
  • Breton: Tamale
  • Catalan: Tamale
  • Cebuano: Tamale (kapital sa rehiyon)
  • Cebuano: Tamale
  • Chinese: 塔馬利
  • Chinese: 塔马利
  • Croatian: Tamale
  • Czech: Tamale
  • Dagbani: Tamali
  • Danish: Tamale
  • Dutch: Tamale
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: تامالى
  • English: Tamale, Ghana
  • English: Tulebi yili
  • Esperanto: Tamale
  • Ewe: Tamale
  • Finnish: Tamale
  • French: Tamale
  • French: Tamalé
  • German: Tamale
  • Greek: Ταμάλ
  • Gujarati: ટમાલે
  • Hausa: Tamale
  • Hebrew: טאמאלה
  • Hindi: तामाले
  • Hungarian: Tamale
  • Indonesian: Tamale
  • Italian: Tamale
  • Japanese: タマレ
  • Kannada: ಟಮಾಲೆ
  • Korean: 타말래
  • Korean: 타말레
  • Latvian: Tamale
  • Letzeburgesch: Tamale
  • Lithuanian: Tamale
  • Lithuanian: Tamalė
  • Malay (generic): Tamale
  • Marathi: टमाले
  • Northern Frisian: Tamale
  • Norwegian: Tamale
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tamale
  • Persian: تامالی
  • Polish: Tamale
  • Portuguese: Tamale
  • Romanian: Tamale
  • Russian: Тамале
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tamale, Gana
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tamale
  • Sinhalese: ටමාලේ
  • South Azerbaijani: تامالی
  • Spanish: Tamale
  • Swahili (generic): Tamale
  • Swedish: Tamale
  • Tamil: டாமேல்
  • Tatar: Тамале
  • Telugu: తమాలే
  • Thai: ทามาเล่
  • Turkish: Tamale
  • Ukrainian: Тамале
  • Urdu: تامالی
  • Urdu: تامالے، گھانا
  • Vietnamese: Tamale
  • Volapük: Tamale
  • Waray (Philippines): Tamale

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