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Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
Ghana

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Date of Birth: 29/03/1944
Place of Birth: Swalaba, Ghana


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A racing start in spite of the rocky finances

So, in his first state of the nation address on 21 February, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo pushed ahead with his ambitious agenda for social and economic reform, after first sounding some grave warnings about his government's economic inheritance...

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Global shocks, local differences

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the New Patriotic Party have a good relationship with neighbouring Côte d'Ivoire's President Alassane Dramane Ouattara, who was guest of honour at the swearing in ceremony in Accra on 7 January (AC Vol 58 No 1, New order tackles old debts)...

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New order tackles old debts

The clear victory of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo by over 900,000 votes in the 7 December presidential election triggered a business-like transition, with most new ministers due to start work on 11 January (AC Vol 57 No 25, A turning point vote for the Black Star)...


A turning point vote for the Black Star

Young revellers partied long into the night in Accra and Kumasi on 9 December, marking the victory of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo with 53...

Nana Addo's new order After 40 years of front-line politics that began with a group campaigning against military rule, 72-year-old Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo comes to the presidency with a well-thumbed to-do list...

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Jobs and corruption dominate election agenda

Two, one from the University of Legon and the other from the Center for Democratic Development (CDD), point to victory for the opposition New Patriotic Party and its presidential candidate, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo...

Voting in an economic storm This will be the last top-level political contest to include both President John Dramani Mahama of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and his main challenger, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP)...

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Power cuts may sway polls

The NPP presidential candidate, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is vying for the post for the third time, with a strong policy agenda to modernise the economy...


Letting a crisis go to waste

Those close to Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the NPP's flagbearer in 2012, urge that it must seize the initiative as the NDC will not go quietly and will use the electoral advantages of incumbency to the maximum...

Those who have paid the 80,000-cedi (US$23,000) filing fee for nominations include front-runner Nana Akufo-Addo; his main rival Alan John Kwadwo Kyerematen, who has run and lost to Akufo-Addo on the last two occasions; former Attorney General Joe Ghartey, now second Deputy Speaker of Parliament; the former Information and National Orientation Minister, Stephen Asamoah-Boateng; and Dr Kofi Konadu Apraku...


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