Deputy President Jacob Zuma to Attend Inauguration of John Agyekum
Kufuor, Accra, Ghana Friday, 7 January 2005
PRETORIA - South African Deputy
President Jacob Zuma will lead the South African delegation to the inauguration
of the President-elect of Ghana, John Agyekum Kufuor, on Friday, 7 January 2005,
in Accra, Ghana.
South Africa and Ghana maintain a warm, fraternal, strategic
bilateral political and economic relationship. In this regard, during her recent
visit to Ghana from 1-3 November 2004, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr Nkosazana
Dlamini Zuma signed Agreements on the Establishment of a Permanent Joint Commission
and the Avoidance of Double Taxation together with her counterpart, Minister of
Foreign Affairs, Nana Akufo Addo.
Bilateral Economic Relations
economic relations, Ghana represents a major export markets for South African
goods within the West African region.
SA Exports to Ghana: R688,60 m (2001)
R1, 161 m (2003)
SA Imports from Ghana: R 28,03 m (2001)
72,00 m (2002)
R 52,00 m (2003)
Issued by Ronnie Mamoepa on 082 990
Department of Foreign Affairs
Private Bag x152