The Embassy

History of the Embassy

The Ghana Embassy in The Hague started its operations in 1998. The Embassy has witnessed the appointment of four former Ambassadors in the personalities of H.E.Mrs. Brookman Amissah (1998-2000), H.E. Dr(Mrs) Grace Amponsah-Ababio (2001-2008) H.E. Mrs. Aanaa N. Enin (2009-2013), and the immediate past Ambassador H.E. Dr. J. Tony Aidoo (2014-2017).

The current ambassador, Her Excellency Ms. Sophia Horner-Sam, presented her Letters of Credence to His Majesty the King of the Netherlands Willem-Alexander, at the Noordeinde Palace in The Hague on 25th October, 2017.

The Ghanaian community in the Netherlands.

The Ghanaian migrants constitute a substantial immigrant community in the Netherlands, keeping alive a relationship that began some 300 years ago. The Ghanaian community has increased steadily from over 12,000 in 1996 to close to 30,000 today.