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Ghana president re-elected, a result opposition claims was “manipulated”
Cable News Network ^ | 11:00 PM EST, Sun December 9, 2012 | Nana Karikari-apau

Posted on 12/09/2012 10:08:56 PM PST by Olog-hai

Ghana’s election commission announced Sunday night that the West African nation’s president won re-election, though the main opposition party says it has “credible evidence” the results were manipulated.

In a statement streamed live on the Internet, Electoral Commission Chairman Kwadwo Afari-Gyan declared “John Dramani Mahama president-elect” after securing 50.7% of the vote. Nana Akufo-Addo, the candidate for the New Patriotic Party (NPP), garnered 47.7% of the vote, according to the commission. …

But reiterating claims made earlier that the vote had been “manipulated,” the New Patriotic Party issued a statement it has “credible evidence (that) undermines the integrity of the electoral process and the results.” …

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Foreign Affairs; Government; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: ghana; johnmahama; mahama

1 posted on 12/09/2012 10:09:09 PM PST by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai
obama did the exact same thing. Elections today are for stealing only. Voters... they are just the floor show.


2 posted on 12/10/2012 2:53:29 AM PST by LibLieSlayer (WOLVERINES!)
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