The Western Regional Minister, Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, will today Saturday, June 18, 2022, lead the wife of the Prime Minister of Bahamas, Mrs Anne-Marie Davis and her entourage to Busia in the Ahanta West Municipality.
The delegation from the Bahamas is visiting Busua to reunite with their root where their ancestors come from.
The wife of the Prime Minister of The Bahamas, Mrs Anne-Marie Davis, has accepted an invitation from the Ahanta Traditional Council to attend a coronation for the enstoolment of Mr Christopher Davis as ‘Safohene’, to represent the Ahanta Traditional Area in The Bahamas and wider Caribbean.
According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration who received a compliment from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Public Service of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, Mr Christopher Davis is the son of the Prime Minister, the Honourable Phillip Davis and Mrs Anne-Marie Davis.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs also announced that Mrs Davis will be accompanied by a delegation consisting of His Excellency Jamaal Rolle, Ambassador for Cultural Affairs, and Mr Kenneth C. Wallace Whitfield, Foreign Service Officer.
They will arrive in Accra on Thursday, 16th June 2022, and depart on Sunday, 19th June 2022.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration pledged to provide security and address any security concerns, as well as provide suitable transportation while extending the usual protocol courtesies upon arrival and departure, and during the delegation’s stay in Ghana.
The visit by the team according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Public of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas aims at renewing its commitment to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration and the Republic of Ghana.
Whilst in the Western Region, the delegation will tour the Princess Town and Fort Fredericksburg, and visit Fort Bateinsten where they will pay a courtesy call on Obrempon Hima Dekyi XIV, Omanhen of Upper Dixcove and continue to Fort Metal Cross.
The delegation will also stop by at Nzulezu, a village on silt and the Ankasa Rain Forest where they will spend the night at the Maha Beach Resort.
The Prime Minister will further pay a courtesy call on the Regional Minister and the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) which would be followed by a tour of the Fort Orange, Bisa Abrewa Museum, and Takoradi Harbour.
Among the delegation includes Mrs Ann Marie Davis, Office of the Spouse, H.E. Jamaal Rolle, Bahamas Ambassador of Cultural Affairs, Mr Kenneth Wallace-Whitfield, Senior Foreign Services Officer, and Mr Andrew Wilson, Ghanaian businessman in the Bahamas.
The rest are Mrs Tamara Davis, Ms Angelique McKay, Leader of Junkanoo Commandos, Mr Stephen Kenyah Arthur, a representative from the Ahanta West Municipal Assembly (AWMA) and Mr Isaac Danso, a representative from GTA.