The Politics of Elections: Opposition and Incumbency in Ghana\'s 2000 Elections

  • Emmanuel Debrah Department of Political Science, University of Ghana

Abstract

Ghana\'s December 2000 presidential and parliamentary elections marked an important landmark in Ghanaian political history and democratic development: it was the first time that constitutional presidential term limits had been tested, and power was democratically transferred to a new head of state.
Africa Insight Vol.34(2/3) 2004: 3-15
Published
2005-03-18
Section
Articles

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