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John Mahama, Ivor Greenstreet, President of Ghana and more

2016 Ghanaian general election

General elections were held in Ghana on 7 December 2016 to elect a President and Members of Parliament.

President of Ghana

The President of the Republic of Ghana is the elected head of state and head of government of Ghana, as well as Commander-in-Chief of the Ghana Armed Forces.

President of Ghana

the current president of ghana is nana akufo-addo, who won the 2016 presidential election against the incumbent, john dramani mahama, by a margin of 9.45%.

John Mahama

John Mahama (born 29 November 1958) is a Ghanaian politician who served as President of Ghana from 24 July 2012 to 7 January 2017.

John Mahama

he contested re-election for a second term in the 2016 election, but lost to the new patriotic party candidate nana akufo-addo, whom he defeated in 2012.

New Patriotic Party

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) is a centre-right and liberal conservative party in Ghana.

New Patriotic Party

akufo-addo was chosen as the npp's candidate for a third time in the 2016 elections and defeated mahama in the first round (winning 53.83% of the votes).

2016 Ghanaian general election

were held in Ghana on 7 December 2016 to elect a President and Members of Parliament

Ivor Greenstreet

Ivor Kobina Greenstreet is a politician and 2016 Ghanaian general election flagbearer for the Convention Peoples' Party (CPP).

President of Ghana

is Nana Akufo-Addo, who won the 2016 presidential election against the incumbent, John Dramani Mahama, by a margin of 9