Saturday, 17 November, 2018

Prince Charles starts African tour, celebrates Gambia's 'democracy'

Prince Charles Charles and Camilla receive official welcome as their West African tour begins
Melody Ballard | 05 November, 2018, 03:57

The Prince of Wales was handed a calabash instrument, and while nervous at first, soon found his rhythm.

The royal couple are completing a nine-day tour of West Africa, which kicked off in the Gambia on Wednesday, celebrating the country's return to the Commonwealth this year.

Ahead of the trip, Prince Charles shared a message saying he was looking forward to "meeting so many of you".

Following the event at MacCarthy Square, where the Union Jack was lowered in 1965 and the Gambian flag raised, the Duchess of Cornwall visited a middle school on the outskirts of Banjul to donate a metalwork lathe and plant a tree.

The swoon-worthy images provide an inside look at the Prince of Wale's life with the Duchess, 71, at Clarence House, their official residence in London. So we are very happy to have you here.

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"We know the relations between our two countries go back centuries", said President Akufo-Addo. Mike Ocquaye and other top Ghanaian government officials. "Some of them were happy, some of them not so happy".

It seems like Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla Parker-Bowles, have taken a page out of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's book when it comes to royal PDA. So many of our values are influenced by British traditions and institutional arrangements and a lot of the people who are living in your place are doing well; they are well treated.

"I also call on the United Kingdom with whom we have close historical ties to continue to support us through enhancing trade, investment and economic cooperation", he said. As the Prince and Duchess made their way around the seating area to meet leaders, they were mobbed by local press and curious visitors desperate to catch a glimpse of the heir to the throne.

The royal tour will also see the prince and his wife visit Ghana and Nigeria.

Prince Charles' presence at the church brought joy and smile to the congregation who were glad to have the Royal in their midst.

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