Ghana President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Vice-President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia were sworn into office on January 7 2017 following the country’s 2016 general elections. The inauguration ceremony was attended by an estimated 6,000 people including heads of state and Ghanaians from across the country. For many Ghanaians, inauguration day was a day of expression; to showcase their culture and creativity, while celebrating change. Here, are some snapshots of the day. Photos by Circumspecte. All Rights Reserved.
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