The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo is out of the country for Expo 2020 in the United Arab Emirates following his leave on March 7, 2022, with Ghana’s delegation.
The President was accompanied by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Hon. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey; the Minister for Trade and Industry, Alan Keyerematen, and officials of the Presidency and Foreign Ministry.
He is expected to deliver a statement on “Ghana Day”, scheduled for March 8, 2022; hold bilateral talks on matters of mutual interest with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan; participate in a Business Forum under the auspices of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC), and hold meetings with other investors interested in doing business in Ghana.
“The Expo aims to forge new partnerships and inspire ground-breaking solutions across key industries worldwide. It also seeks to raise awareness about the worldwide issues that mankind faces. The Expo provides several possibilities for networking and the promotion of international connections. Individual pavilions will be set up at Expo 2020, with countries exhibiting their unique cultures and technical innovations”, a statement from the Presidency said.
President Akufo-Addo is expected back in Ghana on Friday, March 11, and in his absence, the Vice President, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia will act in his stead, in accordance with Article 60(8) of the Constitution.
Source: opemsuo.com/Hajara Fuseini