This was announced by the chairperson of the electoral commission, Jean Mensah today December 8, 2020.
In declaring the results of the Presidential Elections, Mrs.Jean Mensa indicated that President Akufo Addo got a total of 6,730,413 votes representing .51.595% of the total votes cast.
She also noted that former President John Mahama got 6,214,889 votes representing 47.366% of the total votes cast.
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is a legal intellectual, politician, and businessman. He is the Presidential candidate for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the 2016 and 2020 polls in 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.