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Africa(s): Shadows and Amusement Parks

Fenced, deserted, ghostly: amusement parks in Africa lack the fun. This photo essay reveals a side of African urbanity with a childless public space built for children.

Ghana: Wandering Spirits

It takes little for spirits to show on a dark long day in Kotokuraba, a fishing neighborhood in Cape Coast, Ghana. When fishers cannot go to sea, it is time for those occult forces to come out and take possession of the bored population. And here comes the magic of the outer world revealed through tam-tams and dancing. As well as many smiles and much less darker afternoons.

Ghana: Chief Processions

During Festivals in Ghana, traditional chiefs processions is a way to show the shining legacy of a very vivid culture. Glory. And Gold.