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Ghana's president-elect Nana Akufo-Addo of the opposition New Patriotic Party speaks during a news conference at his home in Accra, Ghana, December 9, 2016.
Ghana's president-elect Nana Akufo-Addo of the opposition New Patriotic Party speaks during a news conference at his home in Accra, Ghana, December 9, 2016.

Ghana's opposition leader wins presidential election

Saturday 10 December 2016 07:10

Ghana's opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo has been declared winner of the country's Presidential elections.

Ghana's opposition leader wins presidential election

Saturday 10 December 2016 07:10

Ghana's opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo has been declared winner of the country's Presidential elections.

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Ghana’s Mahama to respect outcome of elections

Friday 9 December 2016 19:26

Ghana's President John Mahama says he will respect the outcome of the just concluded results no matter the outcome.

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African govts urged to help 3.5 million people uprooted from their hom

Friday 9 December 2016 06:28

As many as 3.5 million people in Africa were uprooted from their homes in 2015 due to conflict and natural disasters and left stranded in their own country.

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Cameroon police shoot dead 4 protesters in anglophone region

Thursday 8 December 2016 21:20

Police in Cameroon shot dead four anti-government demonstrators in one of the Central African nation's minority anglophone regions on Thursday.

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Zuma, Lungu agree to strengthen bilateral relations

Thursday 8 December 2016 16:52

President Jacob Zuma and his Zambian counterpart, Edgar Lungu, have vowed to review all bilateral agreements signed between the two countries to ensure they mutually benefit their citizens.

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Ghana opposition party claim election victory

Thursday 8 December 2016 15:50

Ghana's opposition New Patriotic Party is claiming victory in the country’s general elections- comments dismissed as "treasonable" by the incumbent's campaign team.

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Ghana opposition calls on president to concede vote defeat

Thursday 8 December 2016 13:02

Ghana's main opposition party said on Thursday it had a strong lead in elections and called on President John Mahama to concede defeat.

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Vote counting underway in Ghana

Thursday 8 December 2016 07:51

On Wednesday millions of registered voters cast their ballots at the West African country's over 29 000 voting stations.

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Ghana admits to voting irregularities

Wednesday 7 December 2016 20:56

Ghana's Electoral Commission says while there were irregularities at some of the country's polling stations these were resolved allowing voting to proceed smoothly.

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Ghanaians go to polls amid economic slowdown

Wednesday 7 December 2016 05:20

Ghanaians will on Wednesday vote for the country's President and Members of Parliament for the next four years.

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