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Ghana’s 60th anniversary celebration must be “modest” but at the same time “elegant considering the financial circumstances facing the country”, according to President Akufo-Addo.

The West African country will be celebrating its 60th anniversary on March 6, 2017.

Speaking at the inauguration of the Planning Committee of the 60th Anniversary, President Akufo-Addo charged them to put together a comprehensive programme for the event which is some seven weeks away.

The committee is chaired by Mr Ken Amankwah.

Full list:

Ken Amankwah – chairman
Samuel A. Jinapor – vice chairman
Duke Ofori-Atta – secretary
Eugene Arhin
Lord Commey
Sam Ellis
Edmund Boateng
Michael Ofori-Atta
Ama Serwa Nyarko
Jefferson Sackey
Kwaku Danso Misah – Communication working group
Abyna Ansah Adjei – Communication working group
Representative from the Vice president’s office
Director of State Protocol
Representative from State Protocol
Chief of Protocol Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Chief Director at the Presidency
Director Finance and Administration at the Presidency
Director Budget at the Presidency


Group B – Institutional Representation

Representative from the Ghana Armed Forces
Representative from National Security
Representative from Ghana Police Service
Representative from Ghana Immigration Services
Representative from Ghana Prisons Service
Representative from Ghana Revenue Authority
Representative from Ghana National Fire Services
Representative from Ghana Education Service
Representative from Ministry of Education
Representative from Ministry of Information
Representative from Ministry of Tourism and Creative Arts