Iranian President arrives in Ghana Tuesday

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of the Islamic Republic of Iran will arrive at the Kotoka International Airport at 17hours GMT on Tuesday April 16, 2013 at the last leg of a three-nation African tour.

Dr. Ahmadinejad, who is also Chairman of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), will be in Ghana for a two-day official visit starting with a meeting with President John Dramani Mahama in the Flagstaff House. The Iranian President has already visited Benin, and will be arriving in Ghana from Niger.

President Ahmadinejad will co-chair a bilateral meeting between the two countries on Wednesday, lay a wreath at the Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum and address a public lecture at the Islamic University College in Accra.

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