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“We Still Have a Lot More to Learn” – President Akufo-Addo Reflects on Ghana’s Democratic Journey at 67th Independence Anniversary

President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has underscored the importance of embracing differing opinions in Ghana’s democratic journey, noting that the nation still has much to learn in this regard. Speaking at the 67th Independence parade in Koforidua, the President emphasized the need for tolerance of opposing views as a crucial element of democracy.

He acknowledged Ghana’s progress in democratic practices, especially in conducting elections, but highlighted the ongoing need for improvement. Despite the challenges, President Akufo-Addo praised the country’s stability and expressed confidence in its ability to continue advancing democracy.

The President also discussed the role of technology in democracy, recognizing its benefits while cautioning against its potential misuse to manipulate public opinion. He commended Ghana’s commitment to resolving electoral disputes through the courts, emphasizing the importance of upholding democratic principles.

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