Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia conferring with Queen Margrethe II of Denmark at Jubilee Lounge, Kotoka International Airport yesterday
The Queen of Denmark, Margrethe II arrived in the country yesterday to begin a five-day official visit.
She was met at the Jubilee Lounge at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) by a high-powered government delegation led by Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Charles Owiredu and others.
After exchanging pleasantries with the Vice President, she moved straight to her hotel.
She is expected to pay a courtesy call on President Akufo-Addo at the Flagstaff House this morning to discuss issues of mutual benefit for the two countries.
The queen is also billed to tour other parts of the country as part of her visit.
Margrethe Alexandrine was born on April 16, 1940.
She has been on the Danish throne for 45 years, becoming the second-longest reigning Danish monarch after her ancestor Christian IV.
By Charles Takyi-Boadu, Presidential Correspondent