Queen Margrethe II meets chiefs at Osu Castle
| Updated Nov 23, 2017 at 7:16pm
Danish Queen Margrethe II has met chiefs at Osu Castle in Accra. Four chiefs welcomed Her Majesty the Queen when she went to Osu Castle Thursday November 23.
During the Queen´s visit a book on Danish footprints in Ghana was launched.
Accompanied by Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Anders Samuelsen, the Queen was greeted by Hon. Catherine Afeku, Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture and Hon. Samuel Kofi Ahiave Dzamesi. Hon. Samuel Kofi Ahiave Dzamesi introduced the Queen to the four Chiefs in the court yard of Osu Castle.
The visit to the Old Danish castle, which has been used as the President’s residence up until 2013, was important and acknowledged Denmark and Ghana’s shared past.
During the visit, the Queen was also present when Dr. Wellingtons book “Stones Tell Stories” was launched.“Stones Tell Stories” was reprinted this year with the support of “Dronning Margrethe og Prins Henriks Fond” and it tells the story of Dan.