It has taken some 18 years for former President Jerry John Rawlings to look as happy as he is. Ghana's chief presidential critic is yet to lift a finger at President Akufo-Addo.
None of Akufo-Addo's predecessors - his arch-rival President John Kufuor, his own choice of late President Mills, his appointee President John Mahama - were not spared his constant criticism known as "boom speeches."
But more than 18 months into the Akufo-Addo administration, Jerry Rawlings has yet to fire off at the NPP administration's leader.
Culled from Ghanaweb