Statue of Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana An influential 20th-century advocate of Pan-Africanism, he was a founding member of the Organization of African Unity and was the winner of the Lenin Peace Prize in 1963.
Things to see in Accra. The Black Star Square, Accra’s ceremonial grounds, the Independence square, and the Freedom and Justice Arch. Castle Road for a view of Ghana’s Parliament House and the Accra International Conference Center in the country. Independence Avenue to see landmark buildings, including the President’s house, the British settlements, the Later Day Saints and the Mormons Church. The DuBois Center for Pan African Studies into history, arts, and culture.
Pan-Africanism is an ideology and movement that encourages the solidarity of Africans worldwide. It is based on the belief that unity is vital to economic, social, and political progress and aims to “unify and uplift” people of African descent.