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Nana Akufo-Addo, Ghana's President-Elect

Ghana President-Elect says aiming for double-digit growth

Ghana’s president-elect Nana Akufo-Addo said on Wednesday he would focus on restoring stability, cutting taxes and interest rates and spurring double-digit growth, in his first comments on the economy since winning a Dec. 7 vote.

Ghana’s President-Elect, Nana Akufo-Addo

Ghana's new president: Jobs, jobs, jobs

Nana Akufo-Addo, the 72-year-old leader of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), was elected Ghana’s president on December 9 by a margin of 1 million votes.

Nana Akufo-Addo wins Ghana's presidential election

Nana Akufo-Addo wins Ghana's presidential election

President Mahama concedes defeat to former foreign minister Akufo-Addo, who was making his third bid for the top job.

John Dramani Mahama, President of Ghana

Ghana's ruling party NDC votes massively for Mahama's second term bid

Ghana’s ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) voted massively to affirm President John Mahama as its candidate for elections next year, setting the stage for a tight race between him and his main 2012 rival.

Charlotte Osei, newly appointed Chairperson of Ghana's Electoral Commission (EC)

Ghana's President names top woman lawyer Charlotte Osei to head electoral body

Ghana President John Dramani Mahama has appointed a corporate lawyer, Charlotte Osei, as head of the West African country’s Electoral Commission (EC), the presidency said in a statement late on Thursday.