Not much was given to the media on the purpose of the surprise visit, but many feel the top African footballer who exceled in England with Chelsea and also helped Cote d Ivoire to lift the African Cup was in Ghana to greet HE and offer him moral support.
Drogba is renowned for his charity works and it is unknown if he is in Ghana for a similar project.
President Akufo Addo is a football fan and there are speculations he might have invited the former Chelsea star and talisman.
Nana Addo, who speaks very fluent French, is believed to have held private discussions with the football legend.
Drogba was capped 104 times Ivory Coast between 2002 and 2014, scoring 65 goals, and is the nation’s all-time top goalscorer with 65 goals.
Much like the Black Stars in 2016, he led the Ivory Coast to the 2006 FIFA World Cup, their first appearance in the tournament.
He was part of the Ivory Coast teams that reached the final of the Africa Cup of Nations in 2006 and 2012, only to beaten on penalties on both occasions.
In Europe, Drogba scored 157 goals in 341 appearances for Chelsea in his first spell at the club, winning the UEFA Champions League with the London club in 2012.
He returned to the club for a year in 2014 and scored seven goals in 40 games.