General News of Wed, 4 Jul 201826
Akufo-Addo jets off to South Africa for state visit
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Wednesday left Ghana for a state visit to South Africa.
A statement from the presidency said Akufo-Addo is leading a delegation to that country “on the invitation of its President, His Excellency Cyril Ramaphosa.”
“The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, left Ghana on Wednesday, 4th July, 2018, to lead the Ghanaian delegation for a State Visit to the Republic of South Africa, on the invitation of its President, His Excellency Cyril Ramaphosa.”
President Akufo-Addo according to the statement will return to Ghana on Friday, July 6, 2018.
“The President will return to Ghana on Friday, 6th July, 2018, and in his absence, the Vice President, Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, shall, in accordance with Article 60(8) of the Constitution, act in his stead,” the statement added.