Sunday 08 January 2017 16:01 CET
Ghana's presidency apologizes for plagiarizing from Clinton and Bush
The office of new Ghanian President Nana Akufo-Addo apologized Sunday for lifting passages from speeches by Bill Clinton and George W Bush during his inaugural address to the nation.
Saturday 07 January 2017 13:31 CET
Akufo-Addo sworn in as new Ghana president; parallels drawn to Gambia
Nana Akufo-Addo was sworn in Saturday as Ghana's new president, in a ceremony applauded for its easy transition of power.
Friday 09 December 2016 22:28 CET
Opposition candidate wins Ghanaian elections with nearly 54 per cent
Ghanaian opposition candidate Nana Akufo-Addo ousted President John Dramani Mahama in this week’s presidential elections, taking 53.85 per cent of the vote, the electoral commission announced Friday.
Thursday 08 December 2016 16:11 CET
Ghana election results delayed amid concern about irregularities
Ghana on Thursday appeared set to delay reporting the results of this week's presidential and parliamentary elections after the electoral commission said it had to review the data amid concern about possible irregularities.
Wednesday 07 December 2016 08:32 CET
Long queues in hotly contested Ghanaian presidential elections
Ghanaians started lining up at voting stations Wednesday to elect a president and parliament, in polls dominated by a three-year economic downturn that led to heavy job losses and price hikes.
Thursday 18 February 2016 16:32 CET
Police: Toll in Ghana bus crash rises to 71
The death toll from an accident between a bus and a truck in northern Ghana has risen to 71, a senior medical official said Thursday.