Ghana's Mahama Takes Oath of Office


President-elect John Dramani Mahama and Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur have been sworn into office at a ceremony held in Ghana's capital, Accra.
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Ghana prepares for the inauguration of the President John Dramani Mahama.