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Diasporia News of Sunday, 29 September 2019


The diversity of talents we have makes me feel lucky as President of Ghana - Akufo-Addo

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President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said that he sees himself as the luckiest president because of the growing diversity of talent that the country has.

Speaking as a special guest at the 2019 edition of GUBA Awards, which was held in the United States of America yesterday, 26th September, 2019 covered by Ghanaian Journalist Attractive Mustapha, he said that it has been 10 years since GUBA began and like other things, it began in a small way and developed into a big one, GUBA has come of age.

According to him, one of the things he has taken delight in is the fact that it tells him how lucky he is considering the diversity of talent that was displayed during the program.

‘How lucky I am as a president that produces such talent ‘

He commended the organizers of GUBA on their decision to hold the event outside London at this symbolic year.

He concluded by saying People ask him why the year of return and added the reason.

“It’s 400 years since first West Africans landed as slaves in James town, Virginia”