Ghana’s President Nana Akufu Addo finally speaks on the untimely death of George Floyd the Black American who was killed by Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin
According to the President of the Republic, he finds it hard to fathom why a country that always preaches democracy and educates other countries on the human right would keep setting such a bad example to the world
He also extended his condolences to the family of the late George Floyd on behalf of the whole country .
Black people, the world over, are shocked and distraught by the killing of an unarmed black man, George Floyd, by a white police officer in the United States of America. It carried with it an all too painful familiarity and an ugly reminder. It cannot be right that, in the 21st century, the United States, this great bastion of democracy, continues to grapple with the problem of systemic racism
On behalf of the people of Ghana, I express my deep condolences to the family and loved ones of the late George Floyd
We stand with our kith and kin in America in these difficult and trying times, and we hope that the unfortunate, tragic death of George Floyd will inspire a lasting change in how America confronts head on the problems of hate and racism.”
Black people, the world over, are shocked and distraught by the killing of an unarmed black man, George Floyd, by a…