Friday, September 21, 2017 – The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Ghana (E) Address Akufo-Addo, on Thursday, September 21 addressed the general debate of the 72nd Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations. Read full address.
In the meantime, here is a the Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with H.E. Mr. Nana Dankwa Akufo-Addo which took place on the same day:
The Secretary-General met with H.E. Mr. Nana Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana. The two leaders exchanged views on the situation in the Republic of Ghana and the sub-region. They also discussed the challenges of terrorism and violent extremism.
The Secretary-General expressed appreciation for President Akufo-Addo’s engagement and commitment, as co-chair of the group of 17 eminent Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) advocates, to the SDGs.
The Secretary-General commended the Republic of Ghana for its contribution to the resolution of the post-electoral crisis in the Republic of The Gambia.