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Vol 63 No 16

Published 4th August 2022


Monumental disputes

Plans for a National Cathedral and to revamp a monument to independence leader Kwame Nkrumah are becoming a political battleground

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo described the project to build a National Cathedral in Accra as 'an opportunity to redeem a pledge I made to [God] before I became President', but the blueprint is beset by controversy about cost overruns and the links between the President and some Christian groups.

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