Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been given the mandate to govern Ghana for the next four years from January 7, 2021 to January 6, 2025.
The Electoral Commission has declared him winner of the December 7, 2020 presidential election.
Nana Akufo-Addo won with 6,730,413 votes which represents 51.59 percent of the valid votes cast.
His closest competitor, John Dramani Mahama from the National Democratic Congress (NDC) got 6,214,889 votes representing 47.36 per cent.
Total votes cast – 13, 434,574 rep 79 per cent of total voters
Declaring the results Wednesday evening, the Chairperson of the EC, Mrs Jean Mensa described the elections as “incident free” and “peacefully”
She said the usual hustle and long queues at polling stations in past elections were all absent.