Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall begin tour of The Gambia

Britain's Prince Charles Prince of Wales is making his first visit to The Gambia

The Prince will also meet with Ghanaian and worldwide business leaders to discuss sustainable practice in Ghana's cocoa industry.

-They were met at the airport by the speaker of parliament, Prof. Mike Ocquaye, before being taken to the Ceremonial Room of the Jubilee House to interact with President Akufo-Addo. Ghana was the first majority-ruled African country to join the Commonwealth in 1957 and the visit aims to highlight Britain's enduring relationship with Ghana.

Prince Charles had an impromptu vibesing session with a traditional band after he arrived in Ghana for the latest leg of his West African tour.

He said Ghana was influenced by British values and institutional arrangements and that a large number of Ghanaians had been living in the UK. From the snapshots of the royal couple taking a romantic stroll through their garden and cuddled up on a couch, it's clear that Charles and Camilla - who have been married for 13 years - are just as happy now as they were on their wedding day in 2005.

British Royals arrive in Ghana.

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The documentary - Prince, Son And Heir: Charles At 70 - will be broadcast on BBC1 on Thursday at 9pm.

I remember quite clearly The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh returning from their own visit to The Gambia in 1961 when I was just thirteen and telling me how much they had enjoyed their time here.

After four days in Ghana, they will then head to Nigeria on Tuesday where they will be welcomed by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa.

The Banquet will be attended by senior dignitaries, British nationals, a cross-section of Ghanaians and prominent figures from the areas of business, arts, culture and the media.

Prince Charles will also attend a meeting with Ghanaian and global business leaders to discuss sustainable practice in Ghana's cocoa industry and key environmental issues.

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