Biography

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is a legal luminary, politician, and the current president of Ghana.

He contested and lost in 2008 and 2012. Nana Addo was elected three times between 1996 and 2008 as a Member of Parliament for the Abuakwa South constituency in the Eastern region of Ghana.

He served his nation from 2001 to 2007 as Cabinet Minister, Attorney-General, and Minister for Justice, and later as Foreign Minister during the government led by President John Kofi Agyekum Kufuor.

Background on Presidential Bid

In October 1998, Nana Akufo-Addo competed for the presidential candidacy of the NPP and lost to John Agyekum Kufuor, the man who eventually won the presidential election in Ghana in December 2000 and assumed office as President of the the the Ghana in 2001.
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NPP In the News
Videos
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‘I’m waiting for Jay-Z and Beyonce,’ - How Akufo-Addo ‘forced’ peers to watch concert in 2018

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Akufo-Addo was cheered, I didn’t know he was booed - Okraku-Mantey

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Akufo-Addo hooting incident: Afia Schwarzenegger reacts

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'Breaking the 8 will be the last great political feat of my career’ – Akufo-Addo

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'Akufo-Addo is more arrogant than Satan' - Blakk Rasta

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Serwaa Broni: CHRAJ responds to ASEPA petition to probe Akufo-Addo

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Serwaa Broni speaks about her professional, school and family life

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I learnt most of my democratic values from Akufo-Addo – Kwesi Pratt