Akufo-Addo leads by 900,000 after collation of 28,000 polling station

Akufo-Addo leads by 900,000 after collation of 28,000 polling station

Results from 28,023 (95.82%) polling stations across the country collated by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) shows that Nana Akufo-Addo is leading in the presidential election by 5,513,357 votes, representing 53.58%.

His main rival, John Mahama of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has 4,591,975, representing, representing 44.62% of the votes.

That means Akufo-Addo has a lead of 921,382.

NPP will

With just 1,224 (5%) polling stations yet to come in, Nana Akufo-Addo’s lead is insurmountable.

Therefore, if these provisional figures hold true, Akufo-Addo will be sworn in as president on January 7.

READ ALSO: NPP agent faints at collation center in Odododiodio

Five presidential candidates have already called Akufo-Addo to congratulate him on what they say is his victory.

The NPP has called on Mahama to concede defeat and has urged the EC to declare Akufo-Addo the winner of the election.

But the NDC has rejected the assertion that Akufo-Addo is winning.

According to the party, a collation of 250 out of 275 constituencies has Mahama leading by 51 percent.

READ More: NDC collation of 265 constituencies shows Mahama leading by 51 percent

Click here to get the latest election updates

Related news

Lordina Mahama is TOTALLY in love with John Mahama all over again

Lordina Mahama is TOTALLY in love with John Mahama all over again

Lordina Mahama is TOTALLY in love with John Mahama all over again
Mailfire view pixel