Bawumia leaves Ghana for Mauritius

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has left Ghana for Mauritius to attend that country’s National Day Celebrations as a special guest.

His three day stay in Mauritius will see him hold bilateral talks with Her Excellency Mrs Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, President of Mauritius, Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, Prime Minister and other senior officials of the Mauritius government.

The aim of the meetings is to strengthen the ties between the two countries.

Dr. Bawumia is also expected to attend a Breakfast Business Meeting hosted by the Mauritian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade, in Collaboration with the Board of Investment.

Accompanying Dr. Bawumia to the Southern African country are Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, Minister for Foreign Affairs; Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, Minister for Communications; Ibrahim Awal, Minister for Business Development; Reginald Grant, Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Investment Promotion Centre; and other government officials.

The Vice President and his entourage will return to Accra on Monday March 13, 2017.

By: Jonas Nyabor/

Published on 10 March 2017 | 9:59 am at Source