The VIP and VVIP lounges at the Kotoko International Airport is to be closed from the 12th of June, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has announced.
Though the reason for the closure was not disclosed, a statement from the ministry said it is because of “circumstances beyond its control”.
The two lounges of the airport are used by State officials including the President, Vice-President, other high ranking members of the society, diplomats and high profiled dignitaries from other countries.
The ministry also added that special arrangements would be made by its Protocol Bureau to ensure safe and convenient passage for the Diplomatic Corps and Senior government officials.
“In this regard, all other passengers are advised to use the normal departure and arrival channels at the Kotoka International Airport”, the statement added.