Nana Akufo-Addo wins 2020 Presidential election

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The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Jane Mensa has declared Nana Akufo-Addo as president-elect of Ghana.

Nana Akufo-Addo polled 6,730, 413 which is 51.59% of the total votes cast nationwide on December 7, for a second term in office.

Crowds of jubilant supporters gathered at the house of the 76-year-old New Patriotic Party (NPP) leader at Nima in Accra, who had already claimed victory.

Ghana has been a multi-party democracy since the end of military rule in 1992 and this result is seen as reinforcing its reputation for the peaceful transfer of power between administrations.

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