Tawiah Boateng 'deposed' as NDC Eastern Region chairman
Bismark Tawiah has been defeated in his attempt to seek another term as the Eastern Regional Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC)
trailed behind John Owusu Amankrah popularly known as Jowak at the Regional elections of the party at the weekend.
polled 373 as against Tawiah Boateng's 281 votes.
Three people contended for the Chairmanship position and the third person, Basil Ahiable polled 249 votes.
The position of Organiser was clinched by Kabore Hackman who secured 652 votes as against Tombudu 's 260 votes.
Don Dallas Williams is now the Communication Director having polled 317 as against his contenders, Paul Opata's 291 votes and Yaw Appiah Kubi's 308.
The Deputy communication officer position went to Akonli Michael who had 259 votes.
Though it was contested by five candidates, it was a close call between Emmanuel Opare, 252, Persus Ofori Anim, 237. Prince Sulemana and Kwabena Ndefo had 119 and 42 votes respectively.
Mark Oliver Kevor was successful at retaining the position of Secretary after polling 538.
His main contender, Baba Jamal Konney had 365.
Ahmed Zacharia Kawkaw got 466 votes to clinch the Eastern Regional Treasurer position.
His contenders, Michael Adusei had 245, Michael Ofori Offei, 116 and Kwame Sakyi, 78.
The newly elected regional executives were sworn into office by Samuel Ofosu Ampofo.
Below is the full list
Bismark Tawiah Boateng -281Basil Ahiable – 249John Owusu Amankrah -373
George Mensah Akpalu -190William K. Atamudzi -285Abednego Djagman -19Francis Ojabu Djaahi -115Ransford Owusu Boakye -94Adu Stella Obeng-77Kwaku Asamoah -34Stella Ansah -45Siedu Konate -48
Regional SecretaryMark Oliver Kevor -538Baba Jamal Konney -365
Sawodji Kwame Stephen 319Cudjoe Adukpo-593
Tom Budu Kenneth -260Hackman S.Kabore-653
Moses Atuah Darko -366Hafianyo Gershon Kwadzo -355Amanor Francis- 124
Ahmed Zakaria Kwakwa –Michael Ofori Offei -116Micheal Adu-Sei -245Abdul-Aziz Mohammed -78
Abdul-Rasha Ahmed -138Millecent P. Ablakwa -218Richard Lartey Obibini -378Ibrahim Sahadatu-178
Paul Opata Bradi -291Yaw Appiah Kubi -308Darlas Ampomah E. Williams- 317
Kwabena N. Eduful -42Percy Ofosu Anim -237Akore Micheal Ofoe -259Prince Sulleyman -117Emmanuel Opare Djan -256
Alhaji Tamimu Mumuni -50Alhaji Baba Kankani -90Aminu Issah -113Alhaji Ahmed Ibrahim-135Abdul-Ganiyu Halidu-14Issah Mohammed Sani -511