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PRINCE CHARLES ARRIVES IN GHANA

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The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall arrived in Accra on Friday to begin a five-day visit that will seek to improve bilateral ties between Britain and Ghana.

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall arrived in Accra on Friday to begin a five-day visit that will seek to improve bilateral ties between Britain and Ghana.

The Duke and Duchess were met at Kotoka International Airport by the Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, and other leading Ghanaian government officials.

The Prince and the Duchess later met President Akufo-Addo in private at Jubilee House.

A Friday evening reception at the residence of the British High Commission was graced by the presence of business leaders and a host of prominent figures from Anglo-Ghanaian society, including Lord Boateng of Brent and Akyem, the publicist Dentaa Amoateng OBE and the designer Ozwald Boateng.

The visit by the British royal couple is part of a tour of three West African countries: Gambia, Ghana and Nigeria.

 

A welcome bouquet for the royal couple on arrival on Friday

 

Otumfuo receives Prince Charles at the Akwasidae durbar in Kumasi