Composite photo shows Accra's mayor braiding a woman's hair and baking while campaigning
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Ghana mayor braids hair ahead of vote

In Ghanaian politics, unusual political campaign ploys are common before elections.

But this year, Accra's controversial mayor has managed to surprise voters.

Images courtesy of AFP/Getty and myjoyonline.com

By Jilla Dastmalchi and Patrick Kihara

BBC Monitoring reports and analyses news from TV, radio, web and print media around the world. You can follow BBC Monitoring on Twitter and Facebook.

  • 25 Oct 2016
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