Akufo-Addo resumes work today after 7-day leave
Ghana’s President Akufo-Addo is expected to return to work today Monday November 22, after seven days of leave.
President Akufo-Addo began his leave on Saturday 13 November 2021 to upon attendance to event in France.
A statement issued by the Director of Communications at the Presidency Eugene Arhin said “President Akufo-Addo will from Saturday, 13th November, to Saturday, 20th November, take a much-deserved, long overdue seven-day leave of absence, during which he has accepted an invitation to preside over the panel that will adjudicate a debate in the French Parliament on ‘the Trial of Progress’ on Friday, 19th November.
After the leave, the president is expected back in Ghana on Saturday, 20th November to steer the affairs of Ghana.
Akufo-Addo led a Ghanaian delegation to attend, at the invitation of UNESCO’s Director General, Audrey Azoulay, the 75th anniversary ceremony of the founding of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), which was held at its headquarters in Paris, France.
It’s important to anchor the point that, in his absence, the Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia acted on his behalf.
There is a good reason why you should support the African Editors. Not everyone can afford to pay for news right now. That is why we keep our journalism open for everyone to read, including in Ghana. If this is you, please continue to read for free. But if you are able to, then there are three good reasons to support us today.
1. Our quality, journalism is a scrutinising force at a time when the rich and powerful are getting away with more and more.
2. We are independent and have no billionaire owner pulling the strings, so your money directly powers our reporting.
3. It doesn’t cost much, and takes less time than it took to read this message.
Help power the African Editors' journalism for the years to come, whether with a small sum or a larger one. If you can, please support us on a monthly basis from just $2 through mobile money number: 0599896099/ +233059989609 and you can be rest assured that you’re making a big impact every single month in support of open, independent journalism. Thank you.