Daily Archives: June 21, 2020

Three incumbent MPs lost seats in NPP Primaries in Central Region

Cape Coast Three Incumbent Members of Parliament (MPs) of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Central Region, have lost their bid to seek re-election into Parliament in the 2020 general election. They are Mr Anthony Effah, MP for Asikuma-Obdoben-Brakwa (AOB), Nana Amoako, Upper Denyira East and Mr Abraham Dwuma Oddoom, Twifo Ati-Morkwa.   Dr

The Eastern Regional Minister lost Nkawkaw parliamentary primaries

  Nkawkaw (E/R) The Eastern Regional Minister, Mr Eric Kwakye Darfour has failed to retain the Nkawkaw Parliamentary seat. He lost to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Constituency organizer, Mr Joseph Frimpong, a tutor at the Nkawkaw Senior High School by 159 votes to 206 votes.   The four other contestants including a former Independent

Gender Minister re-elected as Parliamentary Candidate for Agona West

  Swedru Mrs Cynthia Mamle Morrison, the incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) has won the bid to contest for the Agona West New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the December 7, polls. The MP who is also the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, polled 584 votes to beat two other contestants, Mr Samuel Kweku

NPP Primaries: victors and losers in Northern, North East Regions

Tamale Alhaji Farouk Aliu Mahama, a son of former Vice President, Aliu Mahama’s ambition to enter Parliament received a major boost after he emerged victorious in Saturday’s New Patriotic Party (NPP) Parliamentary Primaries at the Yendi Constituency. He polled 244 votes in a fierce competition to beat Hajia Abibata Shani Mahama Zakariah, a Deputy Chief

NPP maintains Mireku Duker as Parliamentary candidate for Tarkwa-Nsuaem

  Nsuaem (W/R) The New Patriotic Party (NPP) delegates in Tarkwa-Nsuaem Constituency of the Western Region have retained Mr George Mireku Duker as its candidate for the 2020 elections. Mr Duker who went unopposed in the NPP parliamentary primaries was given a popular acclamation by the Party’s delegates in the Constituency.   The Tarkwa-Nsuaem Constituency