Mette Frederiksen and Akufo-Addo
The Prime Minister of Denmark, Ms Mette Frederiksen, on Wednesday, 24 November 2021, paid a courtesy call on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo at Jubilee House to commence her two-day official visit to Ghana.
Her visit to Ghana forms part of the commemoration of the 60th-anniversary of diplomatic relations between Denmark and Ghana.
The Danish Prime Minister and Nana Akufo-Addo discussed issues of mutual interest between both countries.
The Prime Minister is accompanied by the opposition leader from the Liberal Party of Denmark, Mr Jakob Ellemann-Jensen.
She is expected to visit Tema to get an update on the city cooperation on urban water between Tema and Aarhus in Denmark, Danish support for Ghana’s COVID-19 response implemented by UNICEF, and the commercial activities in the water sector.
Also in Tema, she will make a stop at the Tema Port, Terminal 3, a joint venture by Danish APM Terminals, French Bolloré and THE Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority.
She will also inspect the frigate Esbern Snare, a ship that has been deployed to the Gulf of Guinea until April 2022 to fight piracy.