Ghana maintained its 52nd position on the FIFA ranking released on Monday despite avoiding defeat in two high profile matches this month.
The Black Stars drew 0-0 with Uganda in Kampala in the penultimate 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier.
But recharged and thumped Saudi Arabia 3-0 in Jeddah in an international friendly.
Ghana are now 8th in Africa behind some of the in-form sides from Africa.
Tunisia are the highest ranked nation on the continent after moving three places up in the world ranking.
Egypt are in second place after beating Congo 2-1 at home to seal a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying spot.
Africa's top ten on October's Fifa rankings – global ranking in brackets:
1. Tunisia (28)
2. Egypt (30)
3. Senegal (32)
4. DR Congo (35)
5. Nigeria (41)
7. Morocco (48)
8. Ghana (52)
9. Burkina Faso (55)
10. Cote d'Ivoire (61)