Ghana 2016, Presidential Election: Another Tight Contest Expected

Ghana 2016, Presidential Election: Another Tight Contest Expected

25th October 2016 Africa, Analysis, other solutions

Previously scheduled for November 7th, the presidential polls will be held on December 7th in Ghana. As the country surpasses an economic slowdown the incumbent President John Dramani Mahama, alongside his ruling party the National Democratic Congress (NDC), may find themselves displaced from power in the upcoming electoral contest

This document is part of our series “Elections in Africa 2016”, which for each country comprises of:

  1. A short note (2 pages, 3 months before the elections).
  2. Possible scenarios (2 pages, 2 months).
  3. Forecast (1 page, 10 days before).

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