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Ghana Set to Open First Skate Park in Accra

Ghana's first ever skate park is set to open in 2021. The international project includes American-Ghanaian designer and Louis Vuitton's artistic director, Virgil Abloh.

Ghana is reportedly set to open up its first official skate park this late December. According to Vogue, the skate park is expected to open in the capital of Accra in July 2021. This comes after Ghana's decade long fledgling skate scene caught international attention. American-Ghanaian designer Virgil Abloh, who also serves as Louis Vuitton's menswear artistic director, is part of the international project. The international collaboration also includes NGO Surf Ghana and pan-African fashion label, Daily Paper Clothing. The skate park has been aptly named "Freedom Skate Park".

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