Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has returned to Ghana after a 12-day visit to the United Kingdom on medical leave.
Dr Bawumia left Accra for London on January 19, 2018, for a medical leave on the advice of his physician after a short health challenge.
At exactly, 0804 hours, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, accompanied by his wife, First Lady, Rebecca Akufo Addo, drove onto the tarmac at the Kotoka International Airport to receive Dr Bawumia who arrived on board British Airways airline.
The President accompanied the Vice President to the Jubilee Lounge, where senior officials at the Presidency, including the Chief of Staff, ministers of state, as well as NPP party functionaries and faithfuls, waited anxiously to welcome him.
There was spontaneous applause, as the Vice President alighted from the President’s vehicle, walking beside the President, looking hale and hearty, waving back at the crowd gathered, whilst exchanging pleasantries as he was ushered into the Presidential Lounge.
The President and Vice President spent some 30 minutes catching up with each other at the receiving room of the Jubilee Lounge in the company of the First and Second Ladies of the Republic.