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President Akufo-Addo Holds Bilateral Talks With British Prime Minister, Theresa May

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Monday, 20th November, 2017, held bilateral talks with the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Rt. Hon. Theresa May, MP, at 10 Downing Street. The purpose of the meeting was to strengthen the ties of co-operation between the two countries, and move the bilateral relations to a point beyond aid. The pair also discussed issues bordering on next year’s Commonwealth Summit, as preparations for the Summit intensify. Congratulating Ghana on her 60th Independence [...]

UK High Commissioner Calls For Increased Partnership With Scottish Businesses

Accra, Oct. 26, GNA – Papa Owusu Ankomah, Ghana’s High Commissioner to the UK and the Republic of Ireland has stressed the need to deepen bilateral trade and investment relations between Ghana and Scotland. He said Ghana’s strong democratic credentials, good governance, stable legal regime and high return on investments provided a competitive economic environment for the country to serve as the Gateway for Scottish Businesses in the West Africa sub-region. He made the statement during a working visit to Scotland [...]

GHANA UNION of GREATER MANCHESTER INVITES YOU TO PASSPORT BIOMETRICS AND MEETING WITH THE GHANA HIGH COMMISSIONER

It is now confirmed that the collection of PASSPORT BIOMETRICS and a MEETING with the HIGH COMMISSIONER will take place in Manchester.DATE: SATURDAY 28TH OCTOBER 2017 VENUE: DOMINION CHAPEL 9 CHIPPENHAM RD MANCHESTER M4 6FF TIME 10:00 – 15:00 BIOMETRICS 17:00 – 19:30 MEETING WITH HC Please spread the word to Ghanaians in the North of England. For more information please call 0798 882 5643

Ghana Public Holiday – 1st September 2017

The general public is hereby reminded that Friday, 1st September 2017 has been declared a Statutory Public Holiday in Ghana. Due to this, the offices of the Ghana High Commission will be closed but normal services will resume on Monday 4th September 2017.

GHANA YOUTH DAY 2017 IN LONDON, SATURDAY 26TH AUGUST

The High Commission in collaboration with Tullow Oil invites all Ghanaian Youth in London and its surrounding areas to a youth Ghana Youth Day themed “Our Youth Our Future” The day will comprise of seminars, lectures, fun activities, cultural education, music and dance. Date: Saturday 26th August 2017 Time: 10am Venue: Bernie Grant Art Centre Town Hall Approach Road Tottenham, London N15 4RX Admission is free but with registration Please register:  ghanayouthforum.eventbrite.co.uk

INVITATION TO GRAND DURBAR FOR GHANAIANS IN LONDON

The Ghana High Commissioner to UK and Republic of Ireland His Excellency Papa Owusu-Ankomah invites all Ghanaian in London and its environs to a grand durbar on Saturday 19th August 2017 at 4pm. The event will be held at Ghana High Commission Visa and Passport Section. 104 Highgate Hill, London N6 5HE (nearest underground station Archway) This event is aimed to afford the High Commissioner to opportunity to engage with the Ghanaian community in London. For more information please call [...]

GHANAIAN CHRISTIANS IN UK URGED TO HOLD ON TO THEIR FAITH

Papa Owusu-Ankomah, Ghana’s High Commissioner to United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, has urged Ghanaians to hold on to their faith and live righteously as Christ expects of Christians. He made the statement when he joined the congregation at Freedom Centre International (FCI), Welling Kent, to worship and followed on with a one to one interaction with members of the congregation, as part of his commitment to engage with Ghanaians across the UK. A statement issued by EMH Global on behalf [...]

HE Papa Owusu-Ankomah Presents Letters Of Credence to Queen Elizabeth II

Ghana’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom (UK) and Ireland, Papa Owusu-Ankomah, has presented his letters of credence to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II at a short ceremony at the Buckingham Palace in London on Thursday 29th June 2017. He presented the letter of recall of his predecessor, Mr Victor Smith, before presenting his Instrument of Commission to Queen Elizabeth. He was accompanied by his wife and some senior members of staff of the mission. Present at the ceremony was the UK [...]

UK- Ghana Trade & Investment Forum in London

The Ghana High Commission on June 28th 2017 co-hosted a UK-Ghana Investment Forum held at the Sheraton Hotel in Park Lane London. The event was aimed to showcase the many investment opportunities that Ghana has to offer international investors. The event profiled the Ghanaian economy, providing a unique opportunity for delegates to engage with ministers and senior government officials from both Ghana and the United Kingdom.

President Akufo-Addo interacts with Ghanaians in London

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has stated that he was going to do his best to stop corruption in the country, as it is getting too deep in the public service. He has therefore hinted that the office of the proposed special prosecutor will be up and running in six months’ time to investigate and prosecute all known corruptions cases in the country. He said the setting up of the office has become necessary and urgent primarily due to that [...]