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Akufo-Addo Re-elected as Ghana’s President 6.73 million votes

President Nana Akufo-Addo has won the 2020 presidential election in Ghana, defeating his closest challenger and former president John Mahama by polling 6,730,413 votes (51.59 per cent). Mr Mahama, who contested on the platform of the National Democratic Congress, got 6,240,889 votes (47.36 per cent). Mr Akufo-Addo, who contested on the platform of …

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Victory Assured Biden Launches Transition Website

Votes are still being counted across the United States but Democrat Joe Biden has launched a transition website “so that the Biden-Harris Administration can hit the ground running on Day One”. On the website,, is the short statement, “The American people will determine who will serve as the next …

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Tension as U.S. Election Winner Remains Unclear

The outcome of the US presidential election is on a knife edge, with Donald Trump and his rival Joe Biden neck and neck in key swing states. No candidate can credibly claim to have won as yet, and both campaigns said they had potential paths to victory. Mr Biden’s campaign …

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Tanzania’s Magufuli Wins Re-election in Landslide

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has officially won a second term, with a landslide victory of more than 84 per cent of the votes in this week’s election. His main opponent, Tundu Lissu, earned 13 per cent of the vote, according to the official count. Tanzania’s citizens have accepted the results. …

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