President Kenyatta is Special Guest at Ghana Independence celebrations
The Kenyan President, Mr Uhuru Kenyatta, is the Special Guest of Honour at the 59th Independence Anniversary celebration.
President John Dramani Mahama would, on Sunday, 6th March, review a national parade of school children, voluntary organisations and security services at the Black Star Square to commemorate the anniversary.
The theme for this year’s celebration is: “Investing in the Youth for Ghana’s Transformation”.
A statement issued by the Flagstaff House Communications Bureau, and copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra, said President Mahama, who is expected to be joined by two visiting heads of state, would deliver the Independence Anniversary Address.
This is would be preceded after a march past by security personnel and school children, drills and equipment display by the security agencies and performances by various groups.
There would also be parades in all regional and district capitals across the country, while the country’s missions abroad would also host National Day events across the world.