African leaders congratulate President Akufo-Addo on his re-election [Details]

Four African leaders in various capacities have congratulated Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on his re-election as president of the Republic of Ghana.

Although there are pockets of doubts and disputes surrounding the authenticity of the election results as intensified by the NDC and Mahama, words of congratulation are still pouring in.

The first African leader to congratulate President Akufo is President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria. In a tweet, he wrote: “I congratulate President Akufo-Addo on his re-election for a second term in office. I also commend the people of Ghana on the successful conclusion of the presidential and parliamentary elections – further proof that constitutional democracy has come to stay in West Africa.”

This was followed by President Paul Kagame of Rwanda who also in a tweet said: “Congratulations to my brother and friend President @NAkufoAddo on your re-election. It is a testament to the trust the people of Ghana have placed in you. We look forward to continued friendship between our two nations and collaboration towards the prosperity of our people.”

Alassane Ouattara the Ivorian president described President Akufo-Addo as brother and said he looks forward to working with him. He tweeted: My warmest congratulations and best wishes to my brother @NAkufoAddo on his re-election as President of the Republic of Ghana.

Former Vice President of Nigerian Atiku Abubakar said Ghana’s democracy must serve as an eye-opener to Nigeria as he congratulated Akufo-Addo. He tweeted: Congratulations to President @NAkufoAddo on his reelection. The smooth conduct of the Ghana elections should be an eye-opener to our nation.



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