President John Agyekum Kufuor, acknowledging cheers from a teeming crowd including Ghanaians resident in Banjul, the Gambia.
This was on his arrival in the capital at the weekend for the Seventh Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of Government of the African Union (AU).
High on the agenda of the summit were discussion of the Report of the Peace and Security Council on the state of peace and security in Africa and that of the Special Summit of the AU on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.
The summit was also to discuss the ratification of the convention on the protection and promotion of the diversity of cultural expressions.
Picture: Ernest Nsiah Youngman