In the wake of the death of Ghana's President John Evans Atta Mills, Fraternite Matin carries a front-page headline saying "Ghanaian democracy put to the test." The paper also reports that Vice-president John Dramani Mahama was, on Tuesday night, sworn into office as the 4th president of the fourth republic of Ghana.
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