26 July 2018. The South African Ambassador to Ghana, Her Excellency (HE) Ms Lulu Xingwana has paid a courtesy call no the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), Lieutenant General Obed Boamah Akwa in his office at Burma Camp, on Thursday 26 July 2018.
The Ambassador’s visit was to introduce the newly appointed South African Defence Advisor (DA) to Ghana, Col Lorraine Ndlovu to the CDS, deepen the bilateral ties that existed between both counties as well as discuss common interests and future training opportunities.
She indicated to the CDS the need for a Ghanaian DA to South Africa to facilitate the enforcement of effective security.
CDS on the other hand was grateful for the visit, welcomed the South African DA and assured the support of the Ghana Armed Forces in enhancing the cordial relation between both countries. He mentioned every effort would be put in place to establishing a DA to South Africa.