Question: Who was Ghana’s president between 2000 and 2008?

Who was the president in 2000 in Ghana?

The presidential elections resulted in a victory for John Kufuor of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), who defeated Vice President John Atta Mills of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the second round with 57 percent of the vote.

Who won 2008 election in Ghana?

2008 Ghanaian general election

Nominee John Atta Mills Nana Akufo-Addo
Popular vote 4,521,032 4,480,446
Percentage 50.2% 49.8%

Is John Mahama still a former president?

The presidency of John Mahama began on 24 July 2012 and ended on 7 January 2017. John became the 11th President of Ghana after he succeeded John Atta Mills who died in office on 24 July 2012.

Who is the richest president in Ghana?


With a net worth of $1.2 billion, Dr. Kwame Addo Kufuor makes it to the list of richest politicians in Ghana.

Who won the elections in 2000?

The 2000 United States presidential election was the 54th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 7, 2000. Republican candidate George W. Bush, the governor of Texas and eldest son of the 41st president, George H. W. Bush, won the election, defeating incumbent Vice President Al Gore.

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Who won the 1996 election in Ghana?

General elections were held in Ghana on 7 December 1996. The presidential election resulted in a victory for the incumbent, Jerry Rawlings of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), whilst the NDC won 133 of the 200 seats in Parliament.

How many people voted in the 2000 elections?

In November 2000, of the 203 million people who were 18 and older, 186 million were citizens, and 130 million were registered. In the election, 111 million people voted.

What was the election results in 2008?

2008 United States presidential election

Nominee Barack Obama John McCain
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Illinois Arizona
Running mate Joe Biden Sarah Palin
Electoral vote 365 173

What happened in the 2008 election?

The election was the 56th quadrennial United States presidential election. It was held on November 4, 2008, but its significant events and background date back to about 2002. The Democratic Party nominee, Senator Barack Obama of Illinois, defeated the Republican Party’s nominee, Senator John McCain of Arizona.

How many seats did NPP win 2008?

Current composition

Affiliation Members
New Patriotic Party (NPP) 107
Independent 4
People’s National Convention (PNC) 2
Convention People’s Party (CPP) 1

How much does the president of Ghana take as salary?

President of Ghana

President of the Republic of Ghana
Formation Republic Day 1 July 1960 1992 Constitution 15 May 1992
Deputy Vice-President of Ghana
Salary US$76,000 annually
Website (in English) (in English)

How old is Ghana?

1. First country for sub-Saharan Africa to gain independence. Ghana be de first country for sub-Saharan Africa wey gain independence on 6th March, 1957. Today be exactly 64 years since Ghana wrestle dema freedom British colonial authority to manage dema own affairs.

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