- China has donated US$302,311.00 to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- The Chinese embassy in Ghana also donated two buses to the Ministry to support the transportation needs of the Ministry
- The PRC will also support the operations of the Ministry as well as its plans to refurbish its current head office building
China has donated an amount of over $300,000 to Ghana to be used for the renovation of the Foreign Affairs ministry.
Chinese Ambassador-designate to Ghana, Shi Ting Wangg, made the presentation in Accra on Monday.
The amount was happily received as a dummy cheque by Ghana’s Foreign Affairs minister, Shirley Ayokor Botchway.
The rich Asian nation also donated two Chinese buses to Ghana, in addition to the $300,000.
Speaking after the presentation, Chinese Ambassador-Designate to Ghana, Shi Ting Wangg, said he hopes the money will go a long way to help in the renovation of the Foreign Affairs ministry.
“In order to demonstrate the Chinese government’s commitment to supporting the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of Ghana, the Chinese government decided to grant 2 million RMB in cash, which is equivalent to US$302,311, to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of Ghana,” Shi Ting Wangg said.
He added: “The Chinese Embassy in Ghana also decided to donate two mini-buses to the Ministry. I believe that these donations will help the capacity building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of Ghana.
“H.E. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufu-Addo has confirmed to attend the Summit. The Chinese Embassy will work closely with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of Ghana in preparation to ensure that H.E. President Akufo-Addo’s trip to China will achieve substantive results.”
Ghana’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Mrs. Ayorkor Botchway thanked the Chinese Ambassador for the gesture, whiles assuring that the money will be put to good use.
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Source: Yen Newspaper