President John Dramani Mahama has finally conceded defeat in Wednesday’s polls and has called his main contender, Nana Akufo-Addo to congratulate him.
Reporter at Nana Akufo-Addo’s residence said President John Mahama called the presidential candidate of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), to concede and to wish him well.
President Mahama and the National Democratic Congress had earlier rubbished claims by the opposition NPP that they are in a commanding lead gaining over 54 percent votes in the polls held on December 7, 2016 though the EC was yet to make a declaration.
The NDC had earlier announced that it had a slight edge over the NPP.
Asiedu Nketia, the General Secretary of the NDC, Johnson Asiedu Nketia also earlier called on stakeholders in the country to call the NPP to order for announcing their win and also putting pressure on the Electoral Commission to immediately announce results from the polls.
Nana Ama Agyemang Asante/ghanadecides.com/Ghana