On behalf of the United States Government and the American people, I send my congratulations to all Ghanaians on the 63rd celebration of your independence.

As you mark this important occasion, we reaffirm our shared values and interest in promoting democracy, prosperity, and security.  Our important cooperation to bolster good governance, cultivate economic opportunity and international trade, and promote regional security speaks to the enduring partnership between the United States and Ghana.

As your nation celebrates its Independence Day, we look forward to advancing our shared priorities in the spirit of continued collaboration.


U.S. Department of State

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