The National President of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) of Ghana welcomes the Cuban Ambassador

The acting National President of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) of Ghana, Hon. Freddie Blay, received at the party's headquarters the Cuban Ambassador, Pedro Luis Despaigne González, who paid a courtesy visit on him.

The Cuban diplomat made an update on economic, political and social development in Cuba, and the main steps taken with the guidance of the Communist Party of Cuba; Also addressed the issue of the process of re-establishing relations with the United States. He also answered several questions that were asked about the Caribbean island.

Ghanaian graduates in Cuba congratulate Fidel Castro for his 90th anniversary

Members of the Cuban Trained Ghanaian Graduates Association (ESBECAN) sent a message and a plaque of congratulations to the Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz for his 90th anniversary.

The plaque was delivered to the Cuban Ambassador, Pedro L. Despaigne González, by Kofi Asafo Agyei and Scott Uriah Essilfie, President and Vice-President of the ESBECAN, respectively, with the objective that the Ambassador gives it to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution.

Cuba and Ghana strengthen medical cooperation

A new Medical Cooperation Agreement was signed between the Ministry of Public Health of Cuba (MINSAP) and its Ghanaian counterpart, through which it was agreed to send new Cuban specialists in support of the Ghanaian Health System.

The agreement was signed by the Minister of Health of Ghana, Mr. Alexander P. Segbefia, while on behalf of the MINSAP, the Cuban Ambassador, Pedro Luis Despaigne González signed.

Cuba and the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa strengthen relations

The Executive Director of the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), Dr. Yemi Akinbamijo, was received at the Cuban Embassy by the Ambassador Pedro L. Despaigne González, who exchanged on the best way to put in function the Memorandum of Understanding signed in 2015 with the Ministry of Agriculture of Cuba, as well as its possible extension to other countries of the continent. 

Cubans in Ghana celebrate Father's Day

Members of the Cuban community at Ghana, together with Ghanaian graduates in Cuba and the members of the Cuban State Mission celebrated the Father's Day.

The meeting was held in T-Havana areas, in the city of Tema, which became an ideal setting to exchanges on the reality of the Caribbean island in an atmosphere of Cubanness. The Ambassador Pedro L. Despaigne González, on behalf of the members of the State Mission in the country, congratulated the all the fathers there present.