Dansoman was founded by the late Nii Kojo Danso I in the late 1960s. The name Danso(man) is derived from the founder’s name Danso, somewhere in the 60’s the city was named after him, Danso(man) “man” meaning town in Ga.
“At the time [it was built], Dansoman was the single largest planned urban settlement of its kind in the ECOWAS sub-region.” Dansoman is a suburban town in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana, located near Accra. The town is known for being one of the largest estate in West Africa.
Dansoman has produced notable personalities such as
Rodney King music “(asasease)”
Kennedy Benaiah Benson
The Ohene-Mensah’s(The Royals)
Kofi Agyemang(The Rich Programmer)
Appiah’s Tools aka Appietus
Terry Bon Chaka
Clifford Ekow Anokye aka Nokovic.
Emmanuel Peprah Boafo aka Troopi Bless
Sulley Muntari Etc.
Looking at the of this notables, as far as is showbiz in Ghana is concerned, one will say that, indeed dansoman is a blessed city to be.