President Akufo-Addo On Monday, 23rd August 2021, at the invitation at the Minister-President of North Rhine-Westphalia, Herr Armin Laschet, participated in the 75th Anniversary Celebrations of North Rhine-Westphalia.
North Rhine-Westphalia is Germany’s most populous region and her greatest industrial region.
President Akufo-Addo indicated in his speech that Ghana are drawing inspiration from the success stories of North Rhine-Westphalia and Germany, because, likewise want to build a progressive and prosperous country.
He also made reference to an African proverb which says, “if you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together”.
“We have resolved to walk hand-in-hand with North Rhine-Westphalia and Germany because we desire to walk far, especially as we share attachments to common values of respect for individual liberties and human rights, of respect for the rule of law, and of respect for the principles of democratic accountability.” He said