Today In History: On This Day In 1951, Kwame Nkrumah Delivered The First State Of The Nations Address

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Today in History, on February 20, 1951, The Gold Coast Legislative Assembly met for the first time with Kwame Nkrumah as Leader of Government Business.

E.C. Quist was selected as president of the Assembly.

Emmanuel Charles Quist First President of the Assembly

Six seats in the new Assembly were allocated to the CPP on February 26.

Exactly 69 years today, President Of The Republic of Ghana His Excellency Nana Akufo-Addo has addressed the House of Parliament in the State of The Nations address.

The current Speaker is Prof. Aaron Mike Ocquaye former MP for Dome-Kwabenya constituency of Ghana.


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