Ayawwaso West wuogon by-election: Kojo Twum Boafo, John Dumelo and 6 others to contest NDC primaries

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Former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Free Zones Authority, Kojo Twum Boafo is among 7 other NDC Members who have picked nomination forms to contest the Party’s parliamentary primaries for the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency by-election.

At the close of nomination yesterday, Wednesday, December 19, 2018, a total of 8 people picked up the forms including actor John Dumelo, Ekow Acquah, Delali Kwasi Brempong, Ewoenam Y.A. Attiolokpo, Catherine Abrokwa Mante, Alhaji, Issah Kamara and Madam Dela Selasie.

The date for the by-election slated for January 2019 is yet to be determined by the Electoral Commission.

The Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency by-election has been occasioned by the demise of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament for the constituency, Emmanuel Kyeremanteng Agyarko who passed on while receiving treatment for an ailment in the United States of America.

There is a fierce battle within the governing NPP to find a replacement for the late MP, with several names popping up for consideration.

NPP National Organiser, Sammi Awuku has indicated that the party’s National Executive Committee will be meeting today, Thursday December 20, 2018 to deliberate on the way forward, with regards to identifying a suitable candidate for the seat.

Source: BestNewsGH.com

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Kennedy Mornah is an Award Winning Ghanaian Journalist with over two decades of experience in the Ghanaian Media landscape spanning the electronic, print and digital media. He is a Media Consultant, a Corporate MC, Radio and TV Host, Founder and Publisher of the Maritime and Transport Digest Newspaper, Businessman, a Go getter and an optimist. He has worked for renowned media organizations including Diamond Fm in Tamale, Luv Fm in Kumasi, Oman Fm in Accra and Starr Fm in Accra In 2017 he received the Reporter of the Year Award at the Ghana Shippers Awards in Accra, Ghana.

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