President Akufo-Addo said Ms. Truss is assuming the presidency of theÂ UK at a time when her nation, as well as the entire world, is in turmoil, adding that she is as determined â€œas we are to find a satisfactory way out for the benefit of the British people, as we also work for the benefit of the Ghanaian people.â€
In his Facebook post, president Akufo-Addo recalled the helpful, crucial roleÂ Ms. Truss played as Trade Secretary in the conclusion of a Â£1.2 billion trade agreement between Ghana and the UK last year, which strengthened the ties between the two nations.
The Ghanaian President in his congratulatory message on Facebook recalled the constructive, instrumental role she played, as Trade Secretary, in the signing of a Â£1.2billion trade deal between Ghana and the UK last year, which has reinforced the strength of the relations between the two countries.
President Akufo-Addo wished her success saying â€œI look forward to working with her to deepen the ties of friendship and the bonds of cooperation between Ghana and the United Kingdom. I wish her Godâ€™s blessings.â€
Foreign Minister Liz Truss, was on Monday, 5 September 2022, elected as the new Prime Minister for the United Kingdom, after winning the leadership race for the governing Conservative Party following weeks of a fierce contest.
She beat former Finance Minister Rishi Sunak, winning by about 57 per cent of eligible votes among Conservative Party members.