Dr. Mariama Marciana Kuusaana

Senior Lecturer

Research Areas/Interests

Her areas of interest include Social and Colonial History, Women's History, African History, American History, History of Christianity and Migration. ...~more



    Kuusaana, M. M. (2022), "Autocracy Endangered? Africa's Continuous Search for Good Governance."Arts and Social Science Research, Vol. 12, No. 2 . https: //fassjassr.com.ng/index.php/assr/article/view/72.

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2022), "Colonial Labour Policy and North-South Migration in Ghana." Journal of West African History, Vol. 8, No. 2, Fall 2022. Pp 1-16.

    Kuusaana, M. M., Adu-Gyamfi S, and Darkwa, B. D. (2021), "Cocoa Production in Ghana (1879-1976)." Studia Historae Oeconomicae Sciendo, Vol. 39 9(1), Pp 55-76. December.

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2021), "Tejaa/Tezaa Bonyeni :Waala-Dagaaba Relations in Retrospect." ABIBISEM Journal of African Culture and Civilisation. Pp 132-153.

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2021) "A Re-examination of Colonial Perceptions about the Asante of Ghana." History Research, Vol. 9, No. 1. Pp 65-73. doi 10.11648/j.history.20210901.18

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2021) "Reflections on the Protestant Reformation after Five Hundred Years." International Journal of Social Science and Humanities Research, Vol. 04, Issue 07.

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2019), "Migration and the Production of Informal Economies in the Gold Coast" African Economic History, Vol. 47, Number 2. Pp- 68-83.

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2018), "African Unity and Lessons from the Past." Ibadan Journal of History (IJH), Vol 6. Pp 82- 97.

    Ali Yakubu Nyaaba, Mariama Marciana Kuusaana & Daniel Owusu-Ansah (2018), "The Political Economy of Mobile Money Interoperability and Transactions in Ghana," Journal of African Political Economy and Development, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 68-84. (M. M. Kuusaana assisted in data collection and did the proof reading).

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., Kuusaana, M. M., Darkwa, B. D. and Tomdi L. (2020). "The Changing Landscape of Mission and Hospitals in Sub-Saharan Africa." Christian Journal for Global Health 7(5): 66-81 (M. M. Kuusaana assisted in review of literature and proof reading).

    Adu-Gyamfi, S., Teikillah, A., Nyaaba, A. Y., Kuusaana, M. M., Darkwa, B. D., and Tomdi L. (2020). "Muslim Healers and Healing: An Ethnographic Study of Aboabo Community of Ghana." International Journal of Modern Anthropology 2(14): 291-316. 



    Kuusaana, M. M. (2021) "The Unbridgeable North-South Development Gap in Ghana: British Colonial Policy and Northern Ghana's Underdevelopment," Alidu, S. M., Braimah, A. I. and Mbowura, C. K. (eds), Contemporary Issues in Ghana: Economy, Development, Gender and Society, VOL. II, Accra: Woeli Publishing Services. Pp 162-180.

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2018) "Impact of the First World War on Labour Recruitment in the North of the Gold Coast (Ghana)" in Botchway De-Valera and Osei Kwarteng, Kwame, Africa and the First World War: Remembrance, Memories and Representations after 100 Years, Cambridge, Cambridge Scholars Publishing. Pp 79-90.

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2018) "A Trilateral Blame Game of Northern Ghana’s Underdevelopment: The British Colonial Administration, the Post-Colonial Governments or the “Beasts Within?’" in Bolaji, M. H. A. and Apusigah, A. A., (eds), Critical Notes on Northern Ghana’s Development: History, Geography, Institutions, Politics, and Development in Contention, USA, Nova Science Publishers. Pp 69-90.

    Kuusaana, M. M., (2012) "The Ghanaian Informal Sector in a Historical Perspective" in Sakyi Nketia Eric (ed), Distance Forum Volume 2. Accra, Hebron Publishers. Pp 232-252.

    Donkoh, W. J., Perbi, A. A., & Kuusaana, M. M. (2011) "The Impact of Colonial Labour Policy on Female Migration from Northern Ghana to Asante", in Eric Sakyi Nketyia (ed), Distance Forum Volume I: Bloomington, AuthorHouse. Pp 64-73.

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2010) "Cattle Cowries or Cash: The Settlement of Bridewealth in Northen Ghana." Bringing the Gown to Town: Reflections on Contemporary Issues in the Development of Ghana. Proceedings of the First Social Science Conference, organised by the Department of Social Science Education, University of Education, Winneba (2nd - 3rd March, 2010), at the Aryeetey Auditorium. 


    Kuusaana, M. M. (2021) The Lepers' Priest: Fifty Years of Missionary Impact in Ghana: 1971-2021. Celebrating the Life and Works of Reverend Father Andrew Campbell, SVD, Accra: A. A. Concept.

    Addai, A. and Kuusaana, M. M. (2019) A Mystery and Reality: Divine Revelations at Jerusalem No. 2 at Nkoranza in the Catholic Diocese of Techiman , Takoradi: St. Francis Press Ltd.

    Kuusaana, M. M. (2019). St. Francis of Assisi Girls' Senior High School at Sixty: A Craddle of Female Senior High School Education in Northern Ghana, Takoradi: St. Francis Press Ltd.



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