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Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Date of Birth: 29 March 1944
Place of Birth: Swalaba, Ghana


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A Valentine's Day reshuffle

Embattled Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta 65 was removed by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on 14 February in a reshuffle involving another 11 ministers and 10 deputy ministers...


Cash flows in but debt talks drag on

At the start of a crucial election year President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo's embattled government has some reasons to be cheerful following confirmation on 12 January by the Ministry of Finance the IMF and World Bank of an 'agreement-in-principle' between Ghana and the China- and France-chaired Official Creditor Committee (OCC) on restructuring US$5...


Anatomy of a failed coup in Freetown

In it Touray told Bio that as per his agreement with Presidents Nana Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Macky Sall during their visit to Freetown on 23 December – Koroma would not face trial and instead be relocated in a third West African country...


Biggest economies turn laggards

That will boost President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo's government ahead of elections in December (AC Vol 65 No 1 The economy will tilt the election & Dispatches 11/1/24 Agreement likely on $5...


Ex-President Koroma faces treason charges as crisis deepens

Opposing the plan for Koroma's exile on 2 January the SLPP officials leaked a letter from Omar Alieu Touray the President of the Economic Commission for West Africa (Ecowas) detailing the relocation arrangements which had been kept confidential by Sierra Leone's President Julius Maada Bio and regional leaders including Senegal's Macky Sall Ghana's Nana Addo Akufo-Addo...


Ofori-Atta claims big win

Concluding this lengthy debt-restructuring in early 2024 is vital to rebuild the reputation of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo's government on economic management...


The economy will tilt the election

On 7 December Ghanaians are due to elect a successor to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in what is shaping up to be a tight race between Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia and former President John Mahama of the National Democratic Congress...


No case for the prosecutor

Adu Boahen was sacked by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in November 2022 and referred to the OSP for investigation after he was recorded telling undercover journalists from Anas Aremeyaw Anas's Tiger Eye PI investigative organisation that Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia could be paid US$200 000 as an 'appearance fee' for a meeting with investors (Dispatches 14/11/22 Treasury team in disarray as finance minister faces probe and his deputy is sacked)...


Questions on electioneering budget

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo's success in securing the return of enough MPs from the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) to push through the 2024 budget by 138 to 136 votes on 8 December has done nothing to silence growing critics of the government's strategy...


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