UK government has approved a roadmap to allow some Commonwealth countries which includes Ghana to travel to the United Kingdom up to 90 days without from June this year visas pending approval by parliament.
The UK government have done this to ensure more investments from British firms in Ghana.
British Foreign secretary Mr Boris Johnson made this known during a close door discussion with Ghana’s President, Nana Akufo-Addo at the Flagstaff House earlier on Wednesday. Mr. Johnson relayed the British government’s desire to deepen ties with Ghana.
“I think that a lot of work has been done to make sure that the relations between us and Great Britain continue to be on an even keel and that theareas for greater trade cooperation and business cooperation; both sides are looking at that to see what can be done to improve.”
“At the end of the day, we are both concerned about what we can doto improve the lives of our various people, and that is the main consideration,” President Akufo-Addo said.
Mr. Johnson is on a two-nation West African tour that has taken him to The Gambia and now, Ghana.