Australian special Minister of State, Senator Donald Robert Willesee arrived inn Ghana on Thursday (14 June) at the start of a four-day visit.
Australian special Minister of State, Senator Donald Robert Willesee arrived inn Ghana on Thursday (14 June) at the start of a four-day visit. Senator Willesee is on an African tour, as an emissary of his Prime Minister, Gough Whitlam. His brief is to discuss relations between Australia and the African countries.
On arrival in Ghana, Senator Willesee was greeted by the Ghanian head of state, Colonel Ignatius Acheampong.
After Ghana, Senator Willesee will go on to Nigeria, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia and Mauritius.
SYNOPSIS: One of Senator Willesee's early calls was at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, where his host was the Commissioner for Foreign Affairs, Major Kwame Baah. The visiting party of Australians was escorted into the Foreign Affairs building by Major Baah. Senator Willesee and his party discussed matters affecting Ghanaian-Australian relations with Major Baah and his staff, and went on to consider African matters in general.