On Sunday, May 7, 2023, in London, bilateral discussions between Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo focused on improving relations between the two countries.
The conversations mostly focused on developing closer friendships between Ghana and Canada as well as improving cooperation.
Ghana and Canada have a long-standing relationship, which President Akufo-Addo praised. He also highlighted his ambition to strengthen such relationships in sectors including trade, business, education, and technology.
He pointed out that Ghana has made substantial economic progress and is eager to cooperate with Canada to make even more achievements.
In reaffirming Canada’s commitment to enhancing its partnership with Ghana, Prime Minister Trudeau echoed the views of his Ghanaian counterpart.
He emphasized Canada’s desire to strengthen economic ties with Ghana and to look into new opportunities for collaboration in areas like climate change and renewable energy.
Additionally, both leaders spoke about how critical it is to advance peace and stability in Africa, paying particular attention to the situation in the Sahel region. They vowed to collaborate in order to address the region’s security issues and to support initiatives that would advance sustainable development.
The meeting between Prime Minister Trudeau and President Akufo-Addo was viewed as a move in the right direction for strengthening the ties between Ghana and Canada.
In order to achieve mutual prosperity and advance shared objectives, the two leaders reaffirmed their commitment to ongoing engagement and cooperation.
Source: Richard Obeng Bediako ll Metrotvonline.com Il Ghana