The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has left Ghana for the United States of America, to attend a United Nations (UN) Security Council Meeting.
He is expected to deliver a statement during the Open Debate of the UN Security Council on behalf of the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.
Ghana was recently elected as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council Meeting
As part of his visit, Dr. Bawumia will meet with senior officials of the United Nations, and also hold discussions in Washington DC with the US Assistant Secretary of State for Africa, Ms Molly Phee.
The focus of the discussion will be on strengthening the cooperation between the two countries on issues of mutual interest.