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Mahama declared winner of Ghana election
Main opposition party cites "significant problems" with election conduct prior to incumbent president's win.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2012 13:05 GMT
Ghana ruling party lead prompts fraud claims
Main opposition party cites "significant problems" with election conduct after incumbent president is projected to win.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 18:22 GMT
Ghana president in slim lead over poll rival
Private television says President Mahama is ahead of rival Akufo-Addo with nearly all votes counted.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 12:09 GMT
Ghana extends voting after technical glitches
Voting continues on Saturday after technical hitches forced authorities to extend voting in some areas.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2012 08:48 GMT
Ghanaians vote for new president
Tight race expected as one of Africa's most stable democracies elects its next leader and parliament.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2012 07:24 GMT
Ghana: A democratic anomaly
Unlike many sub-Saharan states, Ghana saw a peaceful transition of power last week after President Mills died.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 11:18 GMT
Ghana swears in Mahama as new president
As nation mourns passing of president, the inauguration of John Dramani Mahama shifts attention to election race.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2012 14:45 GMT
Ghana elects new president
Opposition leader John Atta Mills defeats ruling party candidate in tight race.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2009 15:44 GMT
Opposition leads Ghana vote count
Private broadcaster says opposition candidate set to win presidential run-off.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2008 17:39 GMT
Ghana ruling party in slim lead
Observers say election 'a good day for Africa' as two major parties run neck-and-neck.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2008 21:27 GMT
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