Incumbent Candidate John Mahama win’s Ghana’s Presidential Election

BBC News – Ghana election: John Mahama declared winner.

Ghana’s Election Tomorrow: Ayittey explains their success with democracy

Edit: I initially wrote the elections were today. It was my groggy morning wish that it was really Friday!

One of the more interesting parts of his explanation for their success:

Ghanaian presidents expect to be insulted.

via Opinion: What Ghana can teach the rest of Africa about democracy – CNN.com.

I’m hopeful about this election tomorrow. I’m certain it won’t be perfect. There may even be low-level violence. But I am hopeful that, overall, it will be a good election with a reasonable outcome.

Go Ghana!