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HIGH COMMISSIONER SALUTES EMMANUEL GYAN – MENSAH

HE Papa Owusu-Ankomah, Ghana’s High Commissioner to UK & Republic of Ireland has congratulated Emmanuel Gyan-Mensah, a Ghanaian graduate who recently received a special award from University of Warwick after his master’s degree course. The High Commissioner in his interaction with Gyan, commended him for making Ghana proud and intimated that the Award should spur him to greater heights as he returns home. Gyan received the 2018 Institute of Export Prize award from the University of Warwick (WMG) and [...]

Mission to host the maiden national conference of National Union of Ghanaian Students Association UK (NUGSA-UK)

The High Commission invites all Ghanaian students in UK to the maiden national conference of National Union of Ghanaian Students Association UK (NUGSA-UK) Date: Saturday 26th January 2019 Time: 9:30am Venue: Golden Palace Banqueting Hall, 35 Harbet Road, Hastingwood, Edmonton, N18 3HU. Event will be chaired by His Excellency Papa Owusu-Ankomah High Commissioner. Special guest of honour will be Hon Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh Minister for Education – Republic of Ghana and Member of Parliament for Manhyia Constituency. The theme for the event is [...]

Deputy High Commissioner promotes investment opportunities in Ghana

On Wed 11th Dec the Deputy High Commissioner HE Madam Rita TaniIddi addressed a select group at the Conservative Foreign and Commonwealth Council at meeting held at Millbank House in Westminster London. The well attended event was chaired by patron of the council Rt Hon Baroness Chalker of Wallesey. The event was to afford Ghana the opportunity to update the attendees who are mainly senior business people, academics, lawyers and active conservatives including Peers and MPs on opportunities for [...]

Ghana High Commission mourns the passing of former High Commissioner Ambassador Aggrey-Orleans

It is with deep sadness that the Ghana High Commission in London announces the demise of Ambassador James Emmanuel Kwegyir Aggrey-Orleans, which sad event occurred on November 19, 2018. Ambassador Aggrey-Orleans joined the Administrative Class of the Ghana Foreign and Diplomatic Service in 1963 and became well known for his professionalism and versatility. The highlights of his distinguished career include his role as Ghana’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom between 1997 to 2001, and his appointment as Acting Clerk to [...]

Maximise Government Policy for Higher Education Opportunities

The Ghana High Commissioner to the UK, His Excellency Papa Owusu- Ankomah has reiterated Government’s policy of maximizing opportunities for Ghanaians to benefit from higher education. He said this when he addressed participants during the opening ceremony of a four-day workshop coordinated by the British Council and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) on ‘Centralized Admissions Platforms for Tertiary Education in Ghana’.   The High Commissioner called on management of universities to maximize the use of their academic faculties, especially through [...]

HE Papa Owusu-Ankomah host mini trade forum for Ghana Union of Traders and the Ghana Standards Authority

The High Commissioner His Excellency Papa Owusu-Ankomah hosted selected members from the Ghana Union of Traders (GUTA) and the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) for a mini trade forum at the Mission’s Belgrave Square offices in London on Wednesday 7th November 2018. The trade mission organised by the UK Department of Trade in Ghana was to create an opportunity for Ghanaian importers to meet and interact with suppliers from the UK to foster trading relationship. It was also aimed to enable [...]

Ghana’s Honorary Consul to Bermuda Dr. Leonard Teye-Botchway makes headline news

Ghana’s Honorary consul to Bermuda Dr. Leonard Teye-Botchway has been applauded by the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo for performing a complicated surgery to save the eye of a Parma Wallaby, Mandu. Dr Teye-Botchway an ophthalmic surgeon was assisted by Dr. Gaelle Roth while anaesthesia was provided by Dr. Walker. According to Dr. Walker it was in the best interest of the animal to try and save the eye, so arranged for eye specialist The surgery consisted of making a small [...]