The Global Peace Index (GPI) has released its list of the most peaceful countries in the world and Sub Saharan Africa has seen a decline in its ratings.

The GPI report, produced by the Institute for Economics and Peace, covers 163 countries and uses 23 indicators across three key domains: Societal Safety and Security, Ongoing Domestic and International Conflict, and Militarization.

The report ranks Ghana and Sierra Leone as the most peaceful countries in Sub-Sahara Africa.

Business guide africa gives you the ten most peaceful destinations on the African continent.


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2. Botswana

Gaborone City (Republican of Botswana )

3. Sierra Leone

Capital city, Free town (File Photo)

4. Zambia



Ghana’s capital Accra (File Photo)


Lilongwe – Capital city of Malawi ( Fortune of Africa )

7. Malawi

Lilongwe – Capital city of Malawi ( Fortune of Africa )

8. Namibia

Namibian city, Windhoeck (File Photo)

9. Tanzania

Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania (File Photo)

10. Senegal

Dakar; capital cityof Senegal (File Photo)