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Remarks by Counselor for Public Affairs Virginia Elliott – The Spelling Bee Semi-Finals

Remarks by U.S. Embassy Ghana Counselor for Public Affairs Virginia Elliott at The Spelling Bee Semi-Finals Christ the King Auditorium, Accra Saturday September 26, 2020, 3:00-4:30p.m.   Good afternoon! I am delighted to be here on behalf of the U.S. Embassy in Ghana. I want to thank to Mrs. Eugenia Tachie Menson, Country Director of ...
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Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Virtual Launch of Phase Two – PAO Virginia Elliott’s Remarks

Counselor for Public Affairs Virginia Elliott’s Remarks Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Virtual Launch of Phase Two September 22, 2020 2:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. Good afternoon!  Thank you Mrs. Shola Safo-Duodo for your kind introduction and thank you to the team at the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Regional Leadership Center (RLC) for hosting this virtual launch ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens – Don’t Let the Elections Pass You By

If you plan to vote in the November 2020 election it is important to ACT NOW! Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away! Remember U.S. embassies and consulates are not polling places; same-day in-person voting is not available outside the United States – but you can get assistance in requesting and returning your absentee ...
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Travel Advisory – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location: Ghana Event: Roads Blocked in Volta Region Police and media reports indicate police stations have been attacked and roads have been blocked in the Volta Region, specifically in the North Tongu District.  Ghanaian security services have been sent to the affected areas to address these issues.  Please avoid travel to or through Volta until the situation ...
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The U.S. Embassy Partners with Mobile Web Ghana to Inaugurate a New Cultural and Educational Center

Accra, GHANA – The U.S. Government, through the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State, and in partnership with Mobile Web Ghana, has opened American Corner Agbogba, a new cultural and educational center.  U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan cut the ribbon on this new facility on September 18, ...
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