President Akufo-Addo has extended words of congratulation to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, president-elect and vice-president-elect of the United States of America.
Joe Biden of the Democratic Party emerged victorious at the US polls after pulling a total of 290 electoral votes to President Donald Trump’s paltry 214 votes.
World leaders, presidents and diplomats have pat Joe Biden and Kamala Biden on the back for their win meanwhile Trump has expressed his reservation about the outcome and vowed to seek legal redress.
President Akufo-Addo in a statement wished Joe Biden well as he plans to lead the people of America after he has been sworn to office on January 20 2012.
On behalf of the Government and people of Ghana, I extend my warmest congratulations to the President-Elect of the United States of America, Vice President Joseph Robinette Biden Jr, on his decisive victory in the elections of 3rd November 2020. I also congratulate Senator Kamala Harris on becoming the first woman Vice President-Elect of the United States.
It is my sincere hope that President-Elect Biden’s tenure of office will be marked by the delivery of unity, security, progress and prosperity to all Americans.
I am hopeful that, over the course of his presidency, relations between Ghana and the United States of America will continue to grow from strength to strength, relations which have, over the years, been based on a shared agenda of freedom, development, progress and prosperity.
Warm congratulations, once again, to President-Elect Joe Biden, Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris, and the people of the United States of America.
God bless the American people, and best wishes for their country’s continued success.