President Akufo Addo is currently in Togo to join other colleague Heads of State in the ECOWAS sub-region to participate in the 53rd Ordinary Session of the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government.
The meeting of the Heads of State will take place from today 30th to 31st July, 2018, and will, amongst others, witness the election of a new Chairperson of ECOWAS.
President Akufo-Addo was accompanied by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Hon. Shirley Ayorkor Botchway MP, and officials of the Presidency and the Foreign Ministry.
The President expected back to Ghana on Tuesday, 31st July, 2018, and, in his absence, the Vice President, Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, in accordance with Article 60(8) of the Constitution, is currently acting in his stead.