Men swim through rubbish strewn waters to find plastic to sell by Muntaka Chasant (18 images)

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Men swim through waters strewn with tonnes of rubbish to find and collect plastic to sell. People risked serious injury by wading through the polluted lagoon which is completely covered by bottles, takeaway boxes and other harmful, single-use plastics.

The photographs reveal the shocking state of plastic pollution in Ghana's capital, Accra, as rainfall causes plastic dumped in the city's waterways to flow into Korle Lagoon.
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