Effective Tuesday, January 31, 2023, the VVIP lounge at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) would be temporarily closed for two weeks.
Announcing the decision, the Foreign Affairs Ministry in a statement issued on Monday, January 30, said the move is to pave the way for the restructuring of the lounge for efficient travel as well as meet international standards.
“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of the Republic of Ghana wishes to inform the travelling public, who patronise the VVIP Lounge at the Kotoka International Airport that it will be temporarily closed for two weeks, effective Tuesday, 31 January 2023. The aim of this new directive is to enable the restructuring of the lounge for efficient travel and to meet international standards. the statement said.
“While expressing apologies for any inconvenience the closure might cause, the ministry encourages users of the Lounge to patronise the Commercial Important Person (CIP) Lounge and the Business Lounge at Terminal 3,” the statement announced.
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