The Black Stars of Ghana: A Motorcycle Adventure in West Africa by Alan Whelan
Approx. 80,940 words.
Published on December 19, 2012.
Alan Whelan sets off on a motorcycle adventure into the heart of West Africa. On this, his second major solo African trip, he meets witches, fetish priestesses, custodians of the slave trade, and the only white chief of Ashanti who confirm that - if Ghana is an indication of progress - the future of the continent is bright.