Fomena (Ghana parliament constituency)


Fomena (Ghana parliament constituency)

Ghana constituency infobox
Name = Fomena
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Map2 = Ghana Ashanti
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District = Adansi North District
Region = Ashanti Region
MP = Nana Abu Bonsra
Party = New Patriotic Party

Fomena is one of the constituencies represented in the Parliament of Ghana. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. Nkoranza North is located in the Adansi North district of the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

At the by-election held on 23 January 2007, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) candidate, Nana Abu Bonsra, won the seat with an increased majority. [cite news |url=http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/artikel.php?ID=120762 |title=NPP retains Nkoranza North seat |accessdte=2007-07-25 |work=Elections 2004 |publisher=Ghana Home Page]

Boundaries

The seat is located within the Adansi North district of the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

Members of Parliament

Elections

Election box candidate
party = New Patriotic Party
candidate = Nana Abu Bonsra
votes = 9,525
percentage = 81.8
change = +28.9
Election box candidate
party = National Democratic Congress
candidate = Grace Ampofo
votes = 2,003
percentage = 17.2
change = -9.2
Election box candidate
party = Democratic People's Party
candidate = Augustina Kyei
votes = 110
percentage = 0.9
change = N/A
Election box majority
votes = 7,522
percentage = 64.6
change = +48.1
Election box turnout
votes = 11,785
percentage = 69.0
change =
Election box end

Election box candidate
party = New Patriotic Party
candidate = Akwasi Afrifa
votes = 8,207
percentage = 52.9
change = -18.7
Election box candidate
party = Independent
candidate = George Kofi Tieku
votes = 4,096
percentage = 26.4
change = N/A
Election box candidate
party = National Democratic Congress
candidate = John Toku
votes = 2,009
percentage = 12.9
change = -8.4
Election box candidate
party = Convention People's Party
candidate = Seota Kobina James
votes = 1,146
percentage = 7.4
change = +4.7
Election box candidate
party = Independent
candidate = Thomas Ampoma
votes = 70
percentage = 0.5
change = N/A
Election box majority
votes = 4,111
percentage = 16.5
change = -33.8
Election box end

Election box candidate
party = New Patriotic Party
candidate = Akwasi Afrifa
votes = 9,389
percentage = 71.6
change =
Election box candidate
party = National Democratic Congress
candidate = William Kofi Donkor
votes = 2,787
percentage = 21.3
change =
Election box candidate
party = Convention People's Party
candidate = Samuel K. A. Agyin
votes = 361
percentage = 2.7
change =
Election box candidate
party = United Ghana Movement
candidate = Adansi Gyimah Ernest
votes = 214
percentage = 1.6
change =
Election box candidate
party = People's National Convention
candidate = Eric Kofi Owusu
votes = 186
percentage = 1.4
change =
Election box candidate
party = National Reform Party
candidate = Charles K Amponsaa
votes = 167
percentage = 1.3
change =
Election box majority
votes = 6,602
percentage = 50.3
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 13,104
percentage = 72.7
change =
Election box end

Election box candidate
party = New Patriotic Party
candidate = Akwasi Afrifa
votes =
percentage =
change =
Election box end

ee also

*List of Ghana Parliament constituencies

References


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