Tag Archives: Nana Akufo-Addo

COVID-19: Ghana To Reopen International Airport From September 1st

After five months, Ghana has announced the reopening of its international airport but with new regulations in place to curb the spread of the coronavirus, the president confirmed on Tuesday. Kotoka International Airport, located outside the capital Accra, was closed in March along with other border points in a bid to contain the virus in the West…

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Malian Protesters Return To The Streets Demanding President’s Resignation After Truce

On Tuesday August 11, thousands of protesters returned to the streets in Mali Tuesday, resuming their months-long push for the resignation of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita who they accuse of presiding over corruption and impunity and the dissolution of the country’s constitutional court. Demonstrators gathered in a central square in the capital Bamako despite rainfall and pleas…

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Coronavirus: Ghana Boasts Of Recording Lowest Death Rate Globally

The President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo has described the rate of death in country amongst COVID-19 confirmed cases as one of the lowest in Africa and the world, SaharaReporters reports. Akufo-Addo reportedy made this known while delivering an address during a virtual Eid ul Fitr prayers led by the National Chief Imam, Sheikh Nuhu Sharubutu, in Accra.…

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#TEFForum2018: Entrepreneurship is the Key to Unlocking Economic Development on Our Continent”- Tony Elumelu 

Founder, The Tony Elumelu Foundation, Mr. Tony O. Elumelu and The President, Republic of Ghana, Dr, Nana Akufo-Addo 5,000 African entrepreneurs, private and public sector leaders and the broader entrepreneurship ecosystem convened in Lagos on Thursday, October 25, 2018 for the annual Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Forum. The event which is the largest gathering…

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Rochas Okorocha Set To Unveil Statue Of Ghana President, Akufo Addo

In his bid to turn Imo State into the home of statues, the enigmatic Governor of the State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has perfected plans to unveil the statue of the Ghanaian President, Nana Akufo-Addo. The commissioning of the statue of Akufo-Addo is coming shortly after Okorocha unveiled those of the South African and Liberian Presidents, Jacob Zuma and Mrs. Elle Sirleaf-Johnson respectively.…

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Ghana’s President Mahama Concedes Defeat to Former Foreign Minister Akufo-Addo

 Nana Akufo-Addo Ghana’s main opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo won the country’s national election, defeating President John Mahama, electoral commissioner Charlotte Osei said. Crowds of jubilant supporters gathered outside the house of the 72-year-old New Patriotic Party (NPP) leader, who had already claimed victory on Thursday, a day after the voting took place. Akufo-Addo defeated President…

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