Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Ruling party's man leads in Ghana

BBC NEWS "The candidate of Ghana's ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo-Addo, has pulled ahead in the count from Sunday's presidential election.

He holds a slender lead with more than half of precincts counted, but a run-off vote could still be held.

John Atta Mills, of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), is close behind."