President John Dramani Mahama arrived in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Tuesday, to join other African leaders for the Africa Global Leaders Forum scheduled to take place today.
The President had earlier been in the United States where he attended the 69th United Nations (UN) General Assembly.
According to the Head of Communications at the Presidency, Ben Doste Malor, the key area the President is expected to speak on, would be infrastructure.
The two-day forum seeks to strengthen bilateral trade cooperation between Africa and the UAE.
The President was met on arrival by President of Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industries Hamad Buamim.