Angela Merkel appalled
The Chancellor has been shocked by the events in London. "At this time I am thinking with sympathy and solidarity about our British friends and everybody in London," she said.
Attack in London
Deputy Minister, Mr. Thomas Silberhorn, congratulates Ghana to 60 years of independence.
Deputy Minister in the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Mr. Thomas Silberhorn, visited Ghana for two days to congratulate Ghana to 60 years of independence and to hold first high level talks with the new Ghanaian government. He met the three designated Deputy Ministers in the Ministry of Finance, the Minister for Energy , Hon. Boakye Agyarko, and the Minister for Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Hon. Prof. Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng and visited several projects profiting from German development cooperation. Mr. Silberhorn emphasized Germany’s readiness to continue its cooperation with Ghana and especially bring to bear its expertise in the area of vocational training.
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G20 Foreign Ministers meet in Bonn
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Conference Youth in Africa
Germany for United Nations Security Council 2019-20
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