On 28th November, 2017, H.E. Amb. Gina Ama Blay paid a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Armin Lachet, Minister President of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, in his office in Dusseldorf. It was the first meeting between the two officials since they both assumed office in 2017. They discussed the existing cooperation between Ghana and the State of North Rhine-Westphalia and agreed to deepen the relations especially in the area of trade and investment. Amb. Gina Blay was accompanied on the trip by Mr. Francis Danti kotia, Minister/Head of Chancery, and Mr. Michael Nyaaba Assibi, Counsellor/Political & Diaspora.