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Diplomatic Representation for Ghana

Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
February 24, 2010

(Formerly GOLD COAST)



April 15, 1957Embassy  OPENED
April 15, 1957Mr. Seth K. Anthony, M.B.E., Charge d'Affaires a.i
November 25, 1957Daniel Ahmling Chapman, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
December 13, 1957Amb. E. and P.
October 6, 1959W. M. Q. Halm, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
October 27, 1959Amb. E. and P.
April 19, 1963Miguel Augustus Ribeiro, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
April 25, 1963Amb. E. and P.
August 8, 1966Abraham B. Bah Kofi, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 9, 1966Amb. E. and P.
September 28, 1967Ebenezer Moses Debrah, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
October 9, 1967Amb. E. and P.
July 2, 1972Johnson Kwaku Appiah, Charge d'Affaires a.i.
July 18, 1972Harry Reginald Amonoo, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
July 21, 1972Amb. E. and P.
August 5, 1974Samuel E. Quarm, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 19, 1974Amb. E. and P.
January 15, 1978Mr. Moses Kwasi Agyeman, Minister Counselor Charge d'Affaires ad interim
February 24, 1978Dr. Alex Quaison-Sackey, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
April 7, 1978Amb. E. and P.
August 27, 1980Dr. J. K. Baffour-Senkyire, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 29, 1980Amb. E. and P.
January 15, 1982Ebenezer Amatei Akueta, Minister Charge d'Affaires ad interim
December 9, 1982Eric Kwamina Otoo, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
March 17, 1983Amb. E. and P.
October 18, 1900Dr. Joseph L. S. Abbey, Appt.
December 17, 1900Amb. E. and P.
August 11, 1994Ekwow Spio-Garbrah, Amb. E. and P.
November 7, 1997Koby Arthur Koomson, Appt.
November 12, 1997Ambassador E. and P.
November 2, 2001Alan John Kyerematen, Appt.
November 8, 2001Ambassador E. and P.
August 4, 2004Fritz K. Poku, Appt.
September 15, 2004Ambassador E. and P.
September 5, 2006Dr. Kwame Bawuah-Edusei, Appt.
September 12, 2006Ambassador E. and P.
December 7, 2009Daniel Ohene Agyekum, Appt.
February 24, 2010Amb. E. and P.


Special Terms*
[Amb.] E.E. and M.P.= Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary
[Charge d'Affaires] a.i.= ad interim
Amb. E. & P. = Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

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