BY: Hadiza Nuhhu-Billa Quansah and Bernard Neequaye
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Parliamentary Candidate for the Ledzokuku Constituency, Benjamin Ayiku Narteh, has dethroned the incumbent, Dr Bernard Okoe Boye of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), by a margin of 1,866 votes.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) candidate for the 2020 parliamentary elections in the Ablekuma North Constituency in the Greater Accra Region, Ms Shiela Bartels has won the seat that was once occupied by her father, Mr Kwamena Bartels.
Despite stiff competition from his main contender in the parliamentary election for the Bekwai Constituency, Mr. Joseph Osei Owusu of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) managed to retain his seat as the Member of Parliament.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Ledzokuku constituency of the Greater Accra region has threatened to reject any rigged results of Monday’s constituency polls by the Electoral Commission following what they say are undue delays in the declaration of finals results.
Provisional results from the Tempane Constituency in the Upper East Region show that the incumbent New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Member of Parliament for Tempane and a Deputy Attorney General, Mr Joseph Dindiok Kpemka has failed to retain the seat.
The incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for the Chereponi constituency, Mr Samuel Abdulai Jabanyite has been axed from Parliament by the District Chief Executive (DCE) of Chereponi, Mr Tahidu Abdul Razak.
The National Democratic Congress Parliamentary candidate for the Abura-Asebu-Kwamankese constituency, Felix Kwakye Ofosu has conceded to the New Patriotic Party's Elvis Morris Donkoh after losing Monday's General Election by 176 votes.
The Deputy Minister of Defence, Major (rtd) Derek Oduro, who is also the Member of Parliament (MP) for Nkoranza North has lost his seat to the National Democratic Congress (NDC) candidate, Mr Joseph Kwasi Mensah.
Cape Coast South repeated its skirt and blouse voting pattern retaining National Democratic Congress's Kweku Ricketts-Hagan as Member of Parliament and giving Nana Akufo Addo a win over NDC's John Mahama.