Akufo-Addo statue set to be unveiled in Nigeria

Akufo-Addo statue set to be unveiled in Nigeria

-A statue of President Akufo-Addo will soon be commissioned in Nigeria's Imo State

-The statue is expected to be commissioned by the state's Governor, Rochas Okorocha who's had cordial relations with the Ghana president since his electoral victory in 2016.

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A statue of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been completed and is set to be unveiled in Owerri, the capital city of the Nigerian state of Imo.

Akufo-Addo

The Governor of the state, Rochas Okorocha who sanctioned the building of the statue is expected to commission it at a yet to be announced date.

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Akufo-Addo statue set to be unveiled in Nigeria

The Akufo-Addo statue

President Akufo-Addo and Governor Okorocha have struck a cordial relationship since the former was elected as Ghana president last year.

Akufo-Addo

Governor Okorocha (with microphone) introduces President Akufo-Addo

It will be recalled that Nana Akufo-Addo, as president-elect, visited Imo State for the celebration of their Thanksgiving Day as the Special Guest of Honour.

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He joins President Jacob Zuma of South Africa and President Ellen Sirleaf-Johnson in this regard as they already have their statues in the state.

Akufo-Addo statue set to be unveiled in Nigeria

The three statues

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