Ghana’s Ambassador to Italy has died

Ghana’s Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary to it Italy with concurrent accreditation to Slovenia, Serbia, Montenegro and FAO, her Excellency Mrs. Eudora Hilda Quartey Koranteng, has died.

She is said to have died in the early hours of today Wednesday the 20th of October 2021, in Italy.

Ambassador Eudora Hilda Quartey Koranteng, was appointed by President Akufo-Addo to serve as the country’s representative in Italy in 2019.

When she assumed office on the 11 of June 2019, after presenting her letters of credence to President Sergio Mattarella in the Italian capital, Rome, she made the improvement of the efficiency of the Mission through the introduction of an effective online and passport printing system a priority.

On the 28th of September, 2020, her targets were met with the installation and operationalization of the Embassy’s Biometric Passport Printing System.

The Ghanaian community overwhelmingly embraced the new regime recording over three thousand (3000) online passport applications in the first month alone.

Ambassador Eudora Quartey-Koranteng succeeded Paulina Patience Abayage, after she was recalled by President Akufo-Addo to serve as the Upper East Region Minister.