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Ghana’s Foreign Minister visits offices of the High Commission

On her recent visit to London as the Special guest at Ghana’s 62nd independence celebrations, our foreign minister, Honourable Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey visited the offices and properties of the Mission across London.

Mission host Diaspora Town Hall Meeting in London

The High Commission in collaboration with the Ministry of Information Ghana has hosted a well-attended Diaspora Town Hall meeting at the Dominion Centre in Wood Green London. The event which was themed “Two years of good governance, Change is Happening”, was the first of its kind to have been organised outside Ghana by the Information Ministry. The aim of the town hall meeting was to update Ghanaians in the diaspora on the performance of the government under His Excellency Nana [...]

Jersey’s External Relations Minister meet with High Commissioner in London

The Minister for External Relations, Senator Ian Gorst called on His Excellency to discuss the ongoing cooperation between Ghana and Jersey especially the proposed Bilateral Investment Treaty between the two countries

Diaspora Town Hall Meeting in London on 6th April

The High Commission invite all Ghanaians and friend of Ghana to a Diaspora Town Hall Meeting as following; Saturday 6th April 2019 Time: 3pm – 6PM At Dominion Center 9 High Road, Wood Green, London N22 6DS With: Hon Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu, Majority leader & Minister for Parliamentary Affairs H.E. Papa Owusu-Ankomah, Ghana High Commissioner to UK & ROI Hon. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Minister of Information Emmanuel Kofi Nti, Commisioner General of the Ghana Revenue Authority Ernest Kwamina Yedu Addison, Governor of the Bank of Ghana Michael Luguje, Director [...]

Ambassador Mrs. Sena Siaw Boateng pays a courtesy call to High Commissioner Papa Owusu-Ankomah.

Newly appointed Ghana Ambassador to Belgium, Mrs. Sena Siaw Boateng paid a courtesy call to our High Commissioner Papa Owusu-Ankomah. The two Envoys held discussions on a wide range of matters that they deemed beneficial to the interests of Ghana in Belgium and the UK. Some of the key matters discussed were how the two missions can collaborate in the aftermath of Brexit and how best to safeguard Ghana’s exports to the UK and the EU.

High Commissioner join Ghana Christian Council UK to celebrate Ghana’s 62nd Independence in London

The Ghana High Commissioner to the UK and Ireland His Excellency Papa Owusu Ankomah, was the special guest of honour at a non-denominational thanksgiving service organised by the Ghana Christian Council UK and Ireland (GCCUK) at the Methodist Central Hall Westminster, on Sunday 10th March 2019. The service themed “Celebrating our Diversity” was to climax Ghana’s 62nd Independence anniversary celebrations in London, The thanksgiving service was chaired by Rev Canon Shadrach Ofosuware chairman of the GCCUK and pastor of Freedom [...]

Help Expand the Shea Butter Trade in Ghana-Deputy High Commissioner woos The Body Shop.

Ghana’s Deputy High Commissioner to the UK Madam Rita Tani Iddi has urged The Body Shop, a UK cosmetic, skin care and perfume company to scale up their sourcing in northern Ghana in order to help expand the production of Shea butter in Ghana. Madam Tani Iddi made the appeal in her closing remarks at an International Women’s Day lunch to celebrate the women who have been supplying The Body Shop their shea butter since 1994. The Tungteiya Women’s Association is [...]

Ghana’s Foreign Minister celebrate Ghana Independence Day in London

The Ghana High Commission London organised a national day celebration marking Ghana’s 62nd independence anniversary at the London Berkeley Hotel Knightsbridge on Wednesday 6th March. The event was attended by members of the diplomatic corp, representatives of the UK government along with a cross section of members from various Ghanaian associations and groups in London. The special guest of honour was Hon. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, Ghana’s  Minsiter for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration. Representing the United Kingdom governmet was Mr Philip Parham, [...]

Ghana’s Foreign Minister celebrate 62nd Independence Eve at Westminster Abbey

The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Hon. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey joined the High Commissioner Papa Owusu-Ankomah, Deputy High Commissioner Madam Rita Tani Iddi, staff and friends of the Ghana High Commission to attend Evensong at the Westminster Abbey, to commemorate the eve of Ghana’s 62nd independence anniversary celebrations in London on 5th March. During the service, the High Commissioner was invited to read the second lesson taken from the book of Revelation. Special prayers of peace were said [...]

UK to Finance Tamale Airport, Bekwai Hospital, Kumasi Central Market Phase 2

The Government of the United Kingdom has pledged funds to undertake three major infrastructure projects in Ghana this year. The Tamale Airport, the Bekwai hospital project and the Kumasi Central Market are all set to receive funding to either undergo major expansion, construction or facilitate the installation of essential equipment as part of the UK government’s partnership agreements with the Government of Ghana. The UK’s Minister for Africa, Mrs. Harriet Baldwin, announced the funding support on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at [...]