The Savannah Regional Minister and the incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for Salaga South, Mr Salifu Adam Braimah has lost his second term bid to Parliament.
He was defeated by the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) Hajia Zuwera Ibrahimah.
Hajia Zuwera as she is affectionately called secured 20,525 votes to defeat Mr Braimah who secured 19, 086 votes.
Hajai Zuwera also becomes the first female MP for the constituency since Ghana returned to multiparty democracy in 1992.
Below are the certified results for Salaga South Constituency
Salifu Adam Braimah (NPP) - 19,086
Hajia Zuwera Ibrahimah (NDC) - 20,525
Mutari Abdul Jalilu (PNC) - 169
Bagyim Abraham Mbido (IND) - 1,806
Total valid votes: 41,582
Total votes cast: 42,694
NPP - 16,923
NDC - 23,127
GUM - 246
CPP - 41
GFP - 68
APC - 30
LPG - 27
PNC - 54
PPP - 59
NDP - 143
Total valid votes: 40,844
Total votes cast: 42,741