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PRUDENT USAGE OF GHANA’S COAT OF ARMS

The Ghana High Commission conveys greetings to our compatriots and appeals to all and sundry to be circumspect in the usage of the Ghana Coat of Arms. The Mission wishes to reiterate that the Ghana Coat of Arms is reserved for official purposes by Government institutions such as the Presidency, the High Commission and other Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in Ghana. The High Commission commends the patriotism displayed by our compatriots as we continue to hold our country in high [...]

Vice President Bawumia attend Ghana Investment & Opportunity Summit 2018 in London

The Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E. Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, was, on Tuesday, 23rd October 2018, the keynote speaker at a Ghana Investment & Opportunities Summit (GHIOS), held in London. The two-day event was organised by the Ghana High Commission in the UK, in collaboration with the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC). In his address, the Vice President informed participants that in the last few years, Ghana has been pursuing aggressive private sector-led investment drive both within the [...]

President Akufo-Addo delivers keynote address at Financial Times Africa Summit

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has participated in the 5th Edition of the Financial Times Africa Summit which took place in London, United Kingdom from 7th to 9th October. The Summit was held under the theme “Africa Means Business”, and featured high profile speakers in business, politics and economics, as well as Heads of State committed to making business central to their development goals. Delivering the keynote address at the 5th Financial Times Africa Summit at the Claridge’s Hotel in [...]

President AKUFO ADDO Visits Alma Mater Lancing College

His Excellency Nana Addo Danquah Akufo Addo returned to his alma mater Lancing College in England on Sunday 7th October 2018. His class of 1962 describe him as brilliant, unpretentious and blessed with sporting skills. He entered Lancing College in the 1960s at the age of 13, at the time when he was the only African student in a white-dominated boarding school. Lancing College, established in 1848 as a boys’ school, prides itself as a creative and dynamic place where students [...]

The Ghana Investment & Opportunities Summit 2018 is now open for registration

Date: Tues 23rd & Wed 24th Oct ‘18 Venue: London Hilton on Park Lane Time: 8am – 5pm daily Registration: GHIOS.eventbrite.com Keynote Speaker: HE Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice President of The Republic of Ghana – Presentation of bankable projects – Panel discussions – Round table discussions – High level networking – Q&A Enquiries: info@ghios.com https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ghana-investment-opportunities-summit-tickets-49424729697

The Ghana High Commission mourns the death of former U.N. Secretary-General, Mr. Kofi Annan

The Ghana High Commission is saddened by the news of the demise of former Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Kofi Annan and hereby reiterates the following tribute by His Excellency the President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo: “The Government and people of Ghana, First Lady Rebecca and I are deeply saddened by the news of the death, in Berne, Switzerland, of one of our greatest compatriots, Mr. Kofi Annan. I extend, on behalf of the entire Ghanaian nation, our [...]

H.E. Papa Owusu-Ankomah meet President of Republic of Ireland

Our High Commissioner HE Papa Owusu-Ankomah has presented his letters of credentials to the President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins at Áras an Uachtaráin, the official residence and principal workplace of the President of Ireland in Dublin. Present at the brief ceremony at the presidency was Minister Ciarán Cannon, Minister of State for Diaspora and International Development. His excellency was accompanied by his wife Mrs Augustina Owusu-Ankomah, Mrs Matilda Alomatu Osei-Agyeman, Minister Head of Chancery and Mr Kofi Addo Head [...]

High Commissioner meets delegation from Africa House

The High Commissioner H.E. Papa Owusu-Ankomah has welcomed a delegation from Africa House and some selected members of the House of Commons to the Mission’s Belgrave Square offices. The delegation was at the Mission for a debriefing session in preparation towards a planned Business Mission to Ghana from 13th to 15th August 2018 Following the “Africa House Post-Brexit Trade relation with Africa” event held at the House of Commons on 13th March, there have been a series of engagements on [...]

High Commissioner welcome delegation from NDC UK and Ireland Chapter

High Commissioner H.E. Papa Owusu-Ankomah and deputy High Commissioner H. E. Rita Tani Iddi have welcomed a delegation of members of NDC UK and Ireland chapter to sign a book of condolence for the late His Excellency Mr. Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, immediate past Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, (6th August 2012 to 7th January 2017) at the Mission’s Belgrave Square offices in London. The Delegation which was led by the chairman of the UK Chapter Mr Kofi Kwakye, [...]

BOOK OF CONDOLENCE

Following the tragic passing on Friday, 29 June 2018, of His Excellency Mr. Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, immediate past Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, (6th August, 2012 to 7th January, 2017), Mission hereby informs that a Book of Condolence has been opened at the premises of the Ghana High Commission from Monday, 9th to Friday, 13th July 2018 from 11:00a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at: 13 Belgrave Square, London SWlX SPN and  104 Highgate Hill London N6 5HE Before becoming Vice [...]