demo of panoramra
The Linda Dor rest stop. Restaurant and restrooms for travelers. A popular stoping point for the regi...
SJ's house 2013
View from the roof terrace of the St. George's Hotel in Adabraka, Accra, Ghana.
View from the Balkony of an Lagos Internetcafe, in the area of Oshodi. This is not the place of 419, ...
Lagos, Oshodi Market. View, from a store beside the market and across the Motorway. Only one busy pla...
Ikorodu - near Lagos, construction area - Nigeria Ikorodu is one of the 20 Local Government areas of ...
Lagos Lekki beach. Westafricas beautyfull side that you will never get to see in western TV's or News...
Sunyani Polytechnic, Ghana, campus, April 2012.A big Neem-tree provides shadow for the students.
Sunyani Polytechnic campus, May 2012
Welcome to Africa, AKA the motherland! Check out African Internet Radio while you're scoping the panoramas.
The earliest fossil of the homo sapiens family (human beings) was found in Ethiopia, dating back more than 200,000 years. Compared to this length of time, even the "ancient Sumerians" from 6000 B.C. are drooling toddlers.
Let's mention a few African heroes you may have heard of, for inspiration in the face of the continued economic inequality and violence which plague Africa today: Nelson Mandela, first democratically elected President of South Africa, who fought against apartheid and served 27 years in prison while advocating freedom and peace. Haile Salassie, Emperor of Ethiopia, who resisted Mussolini and the fascist Italian invasion of WWII, and who is worshipped as an incarnation of God by the Rastafari movement. Kwame Nkrumah, first Prime Minister of Ghana, advocate of uniting Africa in Pan-Africanism. Fela Kuti, inventor of Afrobeat music, who declared his home to be an independent state, ran for president of Nigeria, and to whose funeral ONE MILLION PEOPLE came to pay their respects.
In June 2001 the African Union was formed, consisting of 53 African States organized, like in the EU, around common economic and political development.
Text by Steve Smith.