President Leaves For 18th AU Summit
His Excellency President John Evans Atta Mills leaves Accra tomorrow, Friday, January 27, 2012, for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to attend the 18th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Governments of the African Union.
His Excellency President Atta Mills is expected to deliver the keynote address on the theme “Boosting Intra-African Trade”, and also be the Guest of Honour at the unveiling of a statue of Ghana’s first president, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, at the forecourt of the newly constructed AU building.
President Atta Mills has invited Dr. Francis Nkrumah, and Madam Samia Nkrumah, Chairperson of the CPP, to join in the unveiling of the statue in honour of their father, for the leading role he played in the African liberation struggle as well as the Pan Africanist Movement.
His Excellency President Atta Mills is scheduled to return to Accra on Tuesday, January 31, 2012.