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Slum Children Playing

I found these urban poor children backflipping and landing on rubbish-strewn sawdust piles just by the Korle Lagoon — in the Sodom and Gomorrah slum (Old Fadama) in Accra, Ghana’s capital city. More than 70,000 urban poor live in the Sodom and Gomorrah slum. With no playgrounds, Sodom and Gomorrah slum children spend their time […]

November 2, 2020

November 2, 2020

14 Min read time

Boy doing a backflip. Copyright © 2020 Muntaka Chasant

I found these urban poor children backflipping and landing on rubbish-strewn sawdust piles just by the Korle Lagoon — in the Sodom and Gomorrah slum (Old Fadama) in Accra, Ghana’s capital city. More than 70,000 urban poor live in the Sodom and Gomorrah slum. With no playgrounds, Sodom and Gomorrah slum children spend their time […]

I found these urban poor children backflipping and landing on rubbish-strewn sawdust piles just by the Korle Lagoon1 — in the Sodom and Gomorrah slum (Old Fadama) in Accra, Ghana’s capital city.

More than 70,000 urban poor live in the Sodom and Gomorrah slum.2

With no playgrounds, Sodom and Gomorrah slum children spend their time playing on sawdust piles.

Slum Children Playing Photos

Agbogbloshie Sodom and Gomorrah slum (Old Fadama) Photos

This is an aerial view of the Sodom and Gomorrah slum:

Let’s zoom in:

Let me know what you think about these photos in the comments below.

Copyright © 2020 Muntaka Chasant

Sources

  1. https://www.muntaka.com/korle-lagoon-fishing-plastic-pollution-ghana/
  2. https://www.muntaka.com/sodom-and-gomorrah-slum-ghana/

November 2, 2020

14 Min read time

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