Let’s deal decisively with the political situation in Guinea – Akufo-Addo urges ECOWAS leaders
President Akufo-Addo says he is confident that the leaders will rise to the occasion as they have done in the past.
President Akufo-Addo who doubles as the Chairperson of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), has called on his colleague Heads of State to contribute their best during deliberations to ensure that they deal decisively with the political situation in Guinea.
President Akufo-Addo in his opening statement as chairperson of the Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) at the opening ceremony of the extraordinary session of the Authority of Heads of State and government, today, 16th of September 2021 said he is confident that the leaders will rise to the occasion as they have done in the past.
Overall, eight (8) Presidents, one (1) Vice President, and three (3) Foreign Ministers bring the total to twelve (12) Heads of State and governments are attending the ECOWAS extraordinary summit.
As part of the agenda for the meeting, ECOWAS heads of State and government will receive and give consideration to the Report of the High-Level Mission to the Republic of Guinea which was led by the Chairperson of the ECOWAS Council of Ministers and Ghana’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional and Integration, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey.
Freeman Koryekpor Awlesu