John Dramani Mahama
Ghana's opposition rejects election results
Ghana's opposition has rejected presidential and parliamentary election results, a party official said late on Wednesday and intends to take steps to appeal the electoral commission's decision.
As Ghanaians go to the polls tomorrow
Tomorrow, Ghanaians will elect its ninth successive democratic president since the country returned to civil rule in 1992. Before then, there was the famous Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, who got the country’s Independence in March 6, 1957. There were also Dr. Kofi Abrefa Busia and Dr. Hilla Limem, who got elected as Presidents. Those who administered…
Igbinedion varsity to honour ex-Ghanaian president, others at 16th convocation
Former Ghanaian President, John Dramani Mahama, and the Oluwo of Iwo, HRH Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale, are among eminent personalities to be conferred with award of honorary degrees of the Igbinedion University at the16th convocation ceremony. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Lawrence Ezemonye, while addressing a press conference yesterday in Okada, Edo State, ahead of activities to…
Goodluck Jonathan launches book November 20
Former President Goodluck Jonathan is to unveil his book, “My Transition Hours”, on Tuesday, November 20, in Abuja According to a message on his Twitter handle, President Muhammadu Buhari is special guest of honour while Chief Olusegun Obasanjo chairs the occasion to be attended by erstwhile heads of state and other prominent Nigerians. Also billed…
African leaders up pressure as Jammeh faces isolation
West African leaders announced they would return to The Gambia this week to try and persuade President Yahya Jammeh to step down, but said the use of force remains an option.
The decade of change: Africa’s march towards total democracy
Over the weekend, the President-elect of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo; who had won an improbable race against the incumbent John Dramani Mahama about a month prior was sworn into office, capping what was yet another change-driven election ....
Buhari to attend inauguration of Ghana’s new President
President Muhammadu Buhari is to leave Abuja on Saturday for Accra, Ghana to attend the inauguration of Ghana’s President-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo.
How Ghana’s presidential election was won and lost
The peaceful conduct of Ghana’s Presidential Election held on December 7 was no doubt a beacon of democracy.