Ghanaian President wins re-election

 

Ghanaian President, Nana Akufo-Addo, has been re-elected to serve his people for another four years.

Akufo-Addo, was declared winner on Wednesday evening, 9th December by Jean Mensah, the chairperson of the electoral commission of Ghana.

According to Mensah, Akufo-Addo who ran under the platform of New Patriotic Party (NPP), polled a total of 6,730,430 votes to defeat his main rival and former President John Mahama who polled 6,214,889 votes

He further stated, that the total valid votes cast during the election were 30,434,574, representing 79 percent of registered voters.