The President Nana Akufo Addo was in a multi coloured cloth with different kente designs including the Obama design out-doored during the visit of President Barack Obama to Ghana whiles the First Lady adorned a red and yellow “Edwene si Edwene so” kente cloth laced with blue fabric.
Earlier Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia dressed in a white three piece Kaftan also arrived to take his seat with Samira Bawumia who was also adorned in a traditional kente fabric with a gold coloured head gear.
Hundreds of people and foreign dignitaries have thronged the Black Star Square to witness the swearing-in ceremony of Nana Akufo-Addo.
They include; President of Zambia, Edgar Lungu; Vice President of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo; President of Egypt, Abdul Fattah el-Sisi; the President of Sierra Leone, Ernest Bai Koroma; and President Mohmmed Buhari of Nigeria.
Cote d’Ivoire President, Alassane Ouattara is the guest of honour for today’s event.