H.E. Mr Verheul arrived in Ghana on Wednesday 25th August 2021 to start his duty post as ambassador-designate, appointed by His Majesty King Willem Alexander as his official representative. On Thursday 2nd September, he presented his letters of credence to the President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo. He is accompanied by his wife Gonnie.
In his speech delivered during his credential ceremony, he reiterated that his posting to Ghana is both a privilege and a duty, to do the utmost for fostering further the relationship and friendship between the people of Ghana and the Netherlands.
HE Mr Verheul being the kingdom of the Netherlands designated ambassador to Sierra Leone is expected to make a visit and present his credentials to the presidents of Sierra Leone in due time.