Updated: Jun 16, 2020
Aqua Africa take part in the West Africa Tour of Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, and supports the event with a donation of 500 Trashy Bags
Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, arrived in Ghana for the second stop of their West African tour. The royals landed in Accra where they walked down a red carpet at the start of their five-day stay. High school students lined the roads from the airport waving flags to greet them.
Ahead of the visit, Prince Charles said he was delighted to be returning to Ghana which he first visited more than 40 years ago. Prince Charles and Camilla attended a welcome ceremony where they met the president of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the first lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo. In the evening the royal couple attended a reception held by the British High Commissioner, Iain Walker.
At the reception Prince Charles was presented with a with a birthday cake. He turns 70 on 14 November. Guests at the event each received a Gift bag ‘Trashy Bag’ donated by Aqua Africa, made from upcycled plastic water sachets and filled with locally made items.