Photos taken by David Stanley in Accra, capital of Ghana, West Africa.
The Eternal Flame of African Liberation, lit by Kwame Nkrumah, stands on Independence Square in Accra, Ghana. The Black Star Gate is in the background.
A bronze statue of Ghana's first president, Kwame Nkrumah (1909-1972), stands in Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park in downtown Accra.
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park in Accra contains the mausoleum of Ghana's first president.
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park in Accra contains the tomb of Ghana's first president.
The Black Star Gate on Independence Square, Accra, commemorates the 1957 independence of Ghana.
The National Theater (1992) in Accra was a gift to Ghana by the People's Republic of China.
Mangoes growing in eastern Ghana.
The Jamestown Lighthouse at Accra, Ghana, was erected in the 1930s to replace a former lighthouse dating from 1871.
Ga women sell smoked fish by the roadside in Jamestown and Accra, Ghana.
This statue of ex-President Kwame Nkrumah, outside the museum of Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park in Accra, Ghana, was beheaded during a 1966 coup.
Local life unfolds along this back street of Jamestown in Accra, Ghana.
Ga women posing on a street corner in Jamestown at Accra, Ghana.
The ruins of an old Portuguese trading house still stand on a ridge at Jamestown in Accra, Ghana.
Ga women cleaning fish for smoking at Jamestown in Accra, Ghana.
Mama Gee's Spot at Jamestown, in Accra, Ghana, is a friendly place to enjoy a Guinness.
The Jamestown district of Accra, Ghana, contains a large fishing harbour used by the local Ga population.