Former President John Agyekum Kuffour has been named to a topmost position in a UK based freemason organisation.
The United Grand Lodge of England (UGLE), whose Grand Master is Prince Edward, named Kuffour as the Senior Grand Warden in a ceremony held Wednesday.
Kuffour was named to the high honour by the Grand Master of the Organisation, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent. The Queen’s first cousin, Edward is the longest serving Grand Master of UGLE.
“Congratulations to Right Worshipful Brother, His Excellency John Kofi Agyekum Kufuor, PGSwdB, former President of the Republic of Ghana, who has been appointed Senior Grand Warden by the Grand Master, His Royal Highness, The Duke of Kent,” the lodge posted on social media.
The United Grand Lodge of England serves as the governing body for most freemason lodges in the UK. It claims to be the longest existing Grand Lodge in the world.
Congratulations to the former President on his new position.