President Nana Addo says he is not sure if he will run for a second term in 2020

President Nana Addo says he is not sure if he will run for a second term in 2020

- The president of Ghana has stated that he is unsure whether he will be seeking re-elections in the 2020 general elections after his first terms comes to an end

- Over the years, Ghana’s presidents have been known to run for second terms in office. But it seems Nana Addo is unsure whether he will continue the trend

- This contradicts earlier assertions by Kwasi Pratt that Nana Addo would surely be running for a second term in office

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The President of the Republic of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said that he is not certain whether his name would be on the ballot paper for the 2020 elections.

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Nana Addo speaking at the "Meet The Boss"

Nana Addo speaking at the "Meet The Boss"

Speaking to the press at a conference held at the Flagstaff house to answer questions following his six months in office, the president said he has heard small-scale illegal mines have vowed to vote against him in the upcoming 2020 election due to the current crack-down on illegal mining.

Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu has been leading the charge against illegal small-scale miners.

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The crackdown on illegal mining has led to the seizure of over 500 mining equipment from various parts of the country.

John Peter Amewu

John Peter Amewu

Mining groups have expressed their dislike with the Akufo-Addo administration saying their anti-galamsey activities is causing them to lose their only source of livelihood.

However, Mr Akufo-Addo said “it’s an extremely important objective bringing the galamsey menace to an end in Ghana and within the confines of the law.”

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