The Cape Coast Metro Assembly and the University of Cape Coast this afternoon received a delegation from Nevada State, United States of America. The delegation which was led by Mr. Jarad Van Wagoner, Director of International Trade at the Economic Development Department of the Nevada State was in Cape Coast to explore areas for future collaboration in the areas of business and education.
Present at the meeting were Prof. Kofi Awusabo-Asare, a Director of Cape Coast Development Company Limited, Miss Dorcas Hutchful Aidoo, a Deputy Director at the Metro Assembly, Mr. Richmond Yeboah, Metro Investments Coordinator and Public Relations Officer.
The University of Cape Coast on the other hand was represented by Prof. Joseph Ghartey Ampiah, Vice Chancellor, Mr. John Kofi Nyan, the Registrar and Prof. Mrs. Rosemond Boohene, the Director of the Centre for International Education.
The delegation is an advance team of Nevada State Governor who is scheduled to visit Africa later this year. The discussions focused on investment opportunities and academic collaboration.