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The Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Ghana, HE Sergei Berknikov, embarked on a significant working visit to the Commandant of the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College (GAFCSC), Maj Gen Matthew Essien, on Monday, 22 April, 2024.

This visit marked a pivotal moment within the curriculum of the Students of Staff and Command course 45, focusing on 'Global Power Politics: the Russian Perspective and its Impact on Africa.'

Maj Gen Matthew Essien warmly welcomed the delegation, expressing profound gratitude for Russia's enduring positive influence on Ghana.

He enthusiastically embraced the potential for collaboration between Russia and the college, foreseeing enriching academic pursuit.

The Russian Ambassador highlighted Russia's strong ties with the college and Ghana. He proposed presenting Russian history to the college, with a focus on World War II. He promised his commitment to the college in the areas of training and academic activities.