John Mahama is the former president of Ghana and author. Mr Dramani entered politics 1996 in Ghana and was elected president in 2004. He has also served in various positions in Ghana including being vice president in 2009 and as Deputy Minister of Communications in 1997. He has been a member of the Pan African Parliament based in Pretoria, South Africa from 2004 to 2011, where he was Chairman of the West Africa Caucus. During his tenure in presidency, Dramani was most vocal about creation of jobs for the young graduates, affordable housing projects, improvement of quality in the educational system.
Dramani revamped sugar factory in Ghana’s central region would create 7,300 jobs and reduce the bill for sugar imports, estimated to $300m.
He also commissioned a new “Dubai-style” flyover in a busy business district in the capital, Accra and completed it.