President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated his commitment to seeing a national Christian cathedral built by his administration to offer Christians an edifice in which to worship and learn.
The president was in the United States capital of Washington D.C on February 8, 2019, to launch the fundraising for the building of the cathedral. In attendance were some members of the cathedral planning committee.
The president and the rest of the Ghanaian delegation met with some Christian religious leaders in the United States. One of the more popular of this bunch was Pastor Paula White, an evangelical preacher.
YEN.com.gh brings you some of the photos from the launching, courtesy of the Facebook page of the president.
Award-winning international Ghanaian singer, Sonnie Badu was at the launch. He has been a vocal supporter of the cathedral.
In the photo above, President Akufo-Addo, in the middle, takes a shot with some of the dignitaries which include Paula White and Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams.
Some of the dignitaries present at the launching included Ghana's ambassador to the United States, Dr Barfour Adjei-Barwuah.
The chairman of the planning committee for the national cathedral, Archbishop Duncan-Williams is seen in the shot above having a tete-a-tete with President Akufo-Addo.
President Akufo-Addo was taken through a model of a Christian Bible museum in Washington DC. The national cathedral in Ghana will have a national cathedral.
In attendance was also the former Roman Catholic Archbishop of Greater Accra, The Very Rev. Gabriel Charles Palmer-Buckle.
The president in his submission said he joped the national cathedral would be more than an edifice but a symbol for Ghanaians to rally behind.
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