President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo decorated the Prince of Wales, Charles Philip Arthur George, with the Companion of the Order of the Star of Ghana to mark the final day of a royal visit to Ghana.
TheOrder of the Star of Ghanais the highest award given by the Government of Ghana to any individual who has helped the cause of the country in one way or the other. Recipients of this award are decorated at a state function, chaired by the President of the Republic as was the case when the president hosted the Prince and his wife Camilla at a banquet to celebrate the relationship between Ghana and the United Kingdom.
The event was attended by senior dignitaries from the British community in Ghana and prominent figures from business, arts, culture and the media in Ghana.
After the decoration, Prince Charles dance to Ghanaian highlife tunes.
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall danced with President Akufo-Addo while the Prince of Wales danced with First Lady Rebecca.
According to a Graphic report former First Lady Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings at some point during the dance handed over ‘clapping’ Papa J [Former President Jerry John Rawlings] to Mama Rebecca [Mrs Akufo-Addo], and Mama Rebecca handed over President Akufo-Addo to Camilla and Samira Bawumia in the absence of Vice President Bawumia tackled Iain Walker, the British High Commissioner, and Speaker Mike Ocquaye chose his comfort zone in his better half and while Nana Konadu challenged Prince Charles on the dance floor to one of Daddy Lumba’s songs.