Ghanaian banker and previous professor of economics known to be the brand new Patriotic Party’s vice presidential applicant in 2008 and 2012. He went with Nana Akufo-Addo, both instances unsuccessfully. He went to college abroad, 1st likely to Buckingham College or university and Oxford University. He then visited Canada to review at Simon Frazer College or university, where he received his Ph.D in economics. He was produced a member from the Order from the Celebrity of Ghana in 1999. Ahead of getting into politics, he worked well at the lender of Ghana. He offers four kids with Samira Ramadan. His dad spent period as the country’s Chairman from the Council of Condition and helped discovered the Northern Individuals’ Party. John Dramani Mahama earned Ghana’s presidency in 2012.