Monthly Archives: May 2016

Muslim Ummah Group of Ghana Presents Citation to Hon. Minister for Foreign Affairs & Regional Integration

In Accra, Tuesday, May 10, 2016 – Representatives of the Muslim Ummah Group of Ghana presented a citation signed by the National Chief Imam to the Hon. Minister in her office in recognition of the role played during the maiden inauguration of Ramadan Crown and Rama Fair projects in June, 2015. […]

Ghana Renews Agreements with North Rhine Westphalia

On Wednesday, 17th May, 2016 – The Minister for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Hon. Elizabeth Ofosu Agyare and the Minister for Federal Affairs, of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Mr. Franz-Josef Lersche-Mense exchanged Notes on a Joint Declaration of Intent between the Government of Ghana and the Federal Government of North Rhine-Westphalia of Germany with the aim of forging “stronger bonds of friendship and cooperation” within the framework of the excellent relations existing between Ghana and Germany. […]

Saudi Government Donates Date Fruits to Government of Ghana

On Wednesday, 17th May, 2016 – The Royal Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Accra donated 50 tons (2,500 cartons) of date fruits to the Government of Ghana at a ceremony held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration in Accra. […]

Ghana, Hungary Agree to Offer Visa Exemptions for Holders of Diplomatic and Service Passports

In Accra, Monday, May 9, 2016 – The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Hon. Hanna Serwaah Tetteh (MP), met with the Hungarian Minister for Human Capacity, Mr. Zoltán Balog, during which they signed an agreement on behalf of their respective countries to exempt visa for holders of Diplomatic and Service passports. […]

Ghana, South Africa Take Relations a Step Further

In Accra, Friday, May 6, 2016 – Ghana and South Africa enhanced their existing warm and cordial relations with the signing of agreements to cooperate in socio-political & economic areas as well as in defense & security. The signing took place during the official opening ceremony of the 4th Session of the Ghana-South African Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC). […]

Plenary Session of Ghana-South Africa PJCC Opens in Accra

In Accra, Thursday, May 5, 2016 – The Plenary Session of the 4th Ghana-South Africa Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration for experts of the two countries to identify, deliberate and agree on areas of cooperation for mutual benefit. […]

“Drug Users need Public Health and not Criminal Measures” – Hon. Hanna Tetteh

In New York, Wednesday, April 20, 2016 – The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Hon. Hanna Serwaah Tetteh (MP), called on the international community to ensure that people who are dependent on drugs are assisted through the public health structure rather than being subjected to the national penal system: “they need public health and not criminal measures”. […]