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Kwasi Kpodo

Kwasi Kpodo

    Ghana opposition boycotts President Mahama's inauguration
    Ghana opposition boycotts President Mahama's inauguration
    Ghana's opposition boycotted the inauguration of President Dramani Mahama, ignoring his appeals to end a dispute over last month's election in Ghana.
    Mahama snatches Ghana election amid meddling claims
    Mahama snatches Ghana election amid meddling claims
    Ghana's electoral authorities said John Dramani Mahama has won a new term as president in an election the opposition claimed was marred by tampering.
    Ghana's VP swiftly sworn in after John Atta Mills's sudden death
    Ghana's VP swiftly sworn in after John Atta Mills's sudden death
    Ghana's John Dramani Mahama has been sworn in as president, after the country's revered leader John Atta Mills died unexpectedly on Tuesday.
    Ghana urged to avoid rate hike
    Ghana urged to avoid rate hike
    Ghana's Central Bank is under pressure to help bring down inflation, but faced growing calls on Wednesday to avoid further rate hikes.
    Ghana opposition leader wins presidential election
    Ghana opposition leader wins presidential election
    Ghana's opposition leader John Atta Mills was declared the winner of a closely fought presidential election run-off on Saturday
    Ghana election cliffhanger to be decided on Friday
    Ghana election cliffhanger to be decided on Friday
    The outcome of Ghana's presidential run-off is too close to call and will be decided by voting on Friday in a single constituency.
    Ghana polls go to December 28 run-off
    Ghana polls go to December 28 run-off
    Ghana's election will be decided in a December 28 run-off between the two leading contenders after neither won more than half the vote.
    Ghana sees oil start-up on track
    Ghana sees oil start-up on track
    Ghana's first major oil field should produce enough gas to generate more than 600MW of electricity, GNPC's exploration chief said.
    Ecobank opens $2,5 billion cross-border offer
    Ecobank opens $2,5 billion cross-border offer
    Pan-African banking group Ecobank on Monday launched a $2,5-billion rights issue and public offer on three West African stock exchanges.
    Miners vs multinationals: Ghana on front line
    Miners vs multinationals: Ghana on front line
    The illegal miners had left their mark. Tools, explosives, and sacks lay beside chopped power cables about 700m below ground in Ghana's Obuasi mine.
    Ghana sees image boost from soccer feast
    Ghana sees image boost from soccer feast
    While political protests blight Kenya, Ghana will polish its image as a tourism and investment destination when it hosts the 2008 Africa Cup of Nations soccer tournament, which started on Sunday. Staging Africa's most prestigious sporting event will cast a positive international spotlight on the small but stable West African state.