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Samuel Nilirmi Nkumbaan

Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies
University of Ghana

Samuel Nilirmi Nkumbaan


Samuel Nilirmi Nkumbaan is currently working as a Lecturer in Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies, University of Ghana.

Research Interest

Archaeological Investigation at Tando Fagusa, Koma Land, Northern Ghana (On-going Doctoral Research) Archaeological Investigations at Yikpabongo, Koma Land, Northern Ghana Settlement Patterns and Discard Behaviour among the Konkomba of Gbadagbam, Northern Region, Ghana


  • Nkumbaan, N.S. (2010). Defining Archaeology in Ghana: A Historical Interpretation. (In) Sinha-Kerkhoff, K. and Alatas, S. F (eds.), Academic Dependency in the Social Sciences: Structural Reality and Intellectual Challenges, Manohar Publishers, New Dehli

  • Nkumbaan, N.S. (2008): “The Archaeology of Slavery: A Study of Kasana, Upper West Region, Ghana” In Timothy Insoll (ed) Current Archaeological Research in Ghana. Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology 74.

  • Kankpeyeng, Benjamin W. and Nkumbaan, Samuel 2008. Rethinking the Stone Circles of Komaland. A Preliminary Report on the 2007/2008 Fieldwork at Yikpabongo, Northern Region, Ghana. In Timothy Insoll (ed.), Current Archaeological Research in Ghana, Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology, BAR International Series 1847. Archaeopress, Oxford, England.

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