Cousin to Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo, the President-elect of the Republic of Ghana, Gabby Asare Otchere Darko has mockingly congratulated former president John Dramani Mahama for retaining his seat as former President of the republic.
According to Mr. Gabby Otchere Darko who is nicknamed the De-facto Prime Minister of Ghana, if anyone congratulates his uncle, president Akufo Addo for retaining his seat as president; the person must also congratulate John Mahama for retaining his seat as former president.
In a social media post sighted by GhanaVanguard.com, Gabby wrote; “It looks like both Akufo-Addo and John Mahama retained their respective seats as President and Former President. Congrats to both!”
Few hours ago, president Akufo has been declared winner of the 2020 presidential race which was keenly contested between him and former president John Mahama of the oppostion National Democratic Congress.
He polled a total of 6,730,423 votes representing 51.5% of the total valid vote cast while his main contender, Mahama managed to poll 6,214,889 representing 47.4% of the total valid vote cast.