Former President John Dramani Mahama has congratulated US president-elect Joe Biden, saying that his resilience is admirable.
In a short congratulatory message shared on social media, Mr Mahama, who is the presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), stressed that it took Mr Biden sheer grit and determination for him to win the presidency.
Mr Mahama added that he looked forward to working with Joe Biden for the mutual benefit of the US and Ghana and the world at large
“Congratulations US President-elect Joe Biden. Your resilience is admirable. It’s taken sheer grit and determination to chalk this victory. I look forward to us working together for the mutual benefit of our two countries and for a better world that ensures social justice and sustainable development,” he said in a post on his Facebook page.
For her part, NDC running mate Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang said: “Congratulations to President-elect Joe Biden and Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris on their victory in the US elections. Special mention also to my friend Dr Jill Biden who will become the First Lady of the United States of America. Good wishes for the journey ahead”.