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Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

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


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Penalise the plunder, say protestors

The Coalition for Democratic Accountability and Inclusive Governance has been pressuring the government for action on theft and leakage from the public purse of up to $3bn a year ever since it came to the defence of Asiedu's predecessor as AG Daniel Domelevo who was constructively sacked by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in March last year...


Monumental disputes

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...


A reluctant reversion to the IMF

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo finally decided to open negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for balance-of-payments support after cabinet had debated the issue for weeks...


Plans for urban forest raise hackles

A decision by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo's government to reclassify a large part of the Achimota Forest reserve in Accra – the only urban forest in the country – has met with fierce opposition from civil society groups and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC)...


Government to ram through gold scheme

President Nana Akufo-Addo's government is pushing forward with the Agyapa gold plan under which a state company would register in the British tax haven of Jersey and sell 49% of its shares to investors on the London and Accra stock exchanges for US$1 billion...


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