Akufo Addo outdoors passport office in Japan (Photos)

Akufo Addo outdoors passport office in Japan (Photos)

- Ghana's president, Nana Akufo-Addo and Japan's prime minister, Shinzo Abe, have held bilateral discussions in Tokyo

- A passport application centre to provide help to Ghanaians in Asia was also commissioned by the foreign minister, Shirley Ayorkor Botchway

- Various photos have flooded social media with respect to the trip by the Ghanaian delegation to Japan

President Akufo has held discussions with the prime minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe on matters of mutual interest.

The president noted that his discussion with Abe was focused on deepening ties of co-operation between the two countries.

He added that Ghana’s foreign minister, Shirley Ayorkor Botchway, commissioned a passport application centre in Tokyo, in a bid to improve the ease of acquisition and renewal of passports by Ghanaians in Asia.

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Meanwhile, from Saturday, July 20 to Saturday, August 3, 2019, Ghana marked the Year of Return edition of the Pan African Festival (PANAFEST) and Emancipation Day.

Under the theme, “Beyond 400 Years: Reaching Across Continents into the Future”, a lot of events were held to mark the historic occasion.

Programmes were held in various cities including Assin Praso, Cape Coast, Elmina, Sekondi-Takoradi, Assin Manso and Accra.

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