Ahead of general elections in Ghana, early polls suggest a neck-and-neck race between incumbent President John Dramani Mahama and his main rival, Nana Akufo-Addo. DW's correspondent Adrian Kriesch reports from the capital Accra.
One year ago, many people in Ghana celebrated the victory of opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo. He promised to build more factories, improve education and stamp out corruption. What has he achieved so far?
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