Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been sworn in as the President of the Republic of Ghana by the Chief Justice, Georgina Theodora Wood.
The President Akufo-Addo was declared a winner of the 2016 pesidential election on the 9th December 2016 by the Chairperson of the Eleclotoral Commission Of Ghana Mrs. Charllote Osei
Nana Akufo-Addo rode on the back 53.85 percent of the valid votes cast to become Ghana’s fifth president under the fourth Republic. President Mahama, who ran on the ticket of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC), secured 44.40 of valid votes cast. President Mahama’s defeat makes him the first incumbent to lose an election since Ghana returned to multi-party democracy in 1992.
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