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ALHAJI RASHID BAWA

In June 2017, President Nana Akuffo-Addo named Alhaji Rashid Bawa as Ghana's ambassador to Nigeria. He was among eight other distinguished Ghanaians who were named to head various diplomatic Ghanaian mission in the world

A Look At

GHANA

Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the sub-region of West Africa. Spanning a land mass of 238,535 km2 (92,099 sq mi), Ghana is bordered by the Ivory Coast in the west, Burkina Faso in the north, Togo in the east and the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean in the south. Ghana means "Warrior King" in the Soninke language.
Ghana's population of approximately 28 million spans a variety of ethnic, linguistic and religious groups. According to the 2010 census, 71.2% of the population was Christian, 17.6% was Muslim, and 5.2% practiced traditional faiths. Its diverse geography and ecology ranges from coastal savannahs to tropical rain forests. Ghana is a unitary constitutional democracy led by a president who is both head of state and head of the government. Ghana's growing economic prosperity and democratic political system have made it a regional power in West Africa. It is a member of the Non-Aligned Movement, the African Union, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Group of 24 (G24) and the Commonwealth of Nations.

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About
Vision

An effective and efficient Diplomatic Mission built around well trained, well-resourced and motivated staff, with a passion for excellence.

Mission Statement

To effectively and efficiently carry out bilateral, multi-lateral and consular functions to the benefit of all stakeholders.

Our Core Values

Respect for all clients, Professional Excellence, Integrity, Transparency, Accountability Staff Development, Team Spirit and Quality Service