President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has left Accra today, February 3, 2019, for a three nation visit that would see him spend eight days in South Africa, the United States of America, and Ethiopia.
In his absence, Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia would assume his role in accordance with Article 60(8) of the 1992 Constitution.
He would make his first stop in South Africa where he would participate in the 2019 edition of the Investing in African Mining Indaba Conference at which he is expected to give the keynote address.
It is the world’s largest mining investment conference dedicated to the capitalisation and development of mining in Africa.
Nana Akufo-Addo would then move to the the United States of America to attend and deliver a keynote speech at the 67th Annual National Prayer Breakfast on the invitation of National Prayer Breakfast Host Committee. The breakfast meeting would be held on Thursday, February 7, 2019.
The President would also participate in a fundraising event for the construction of the National Cathedral.
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His last stop would be in Ethiopia where he will lead Ghana’s delegation to the 32nd Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union (AU).
It would be held on the theme “Refugees, Returnees and Internally Displaced Persons: Towards Durable Solutions to Forced Displacement in Africa”.
President Nana Akufo-Addo is expected back in Accra Monday, February 11, 2019.
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