Published January 19, 2009
Hot , Insight , politics
Tags: agyekum, atta-mills, committee, emolument, ex-president, extravagant, ghana, kufuor, NDC, NPP, oil, rawlings, west africa
Ghana's presidential convoy on display
After reading the news report below tell me if I am making the wrong decision to become Ghana’s next president in 2013.
Ghana is rewarding its former president with a grandeur retirement package that is already raising serious concerns in the West African country. The presidential committee on emolument recommended a lavish living for ex-president John Kufuor, who stepped down voluntarily on January 7 2009.
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Published December 28, 2008
elections , Hot , politics
Tags: africa, burkina faso, cote d'ivoire, economy, elections, ghana, gulf-of-guinea, kufuor, oil, peace, politics, polls, run-off, togo, vote, west africa
Voting began on time in the West African nation of Ghana as it goes into an election run-off on Sunday to elect a new president. Long queues formed at polling centres hours before voting opened at 7am. The new president replaces incumbent Kufuor who voluntarily steps down after two terms in office.
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