Deputy Defence Minister Loses Seat

The Deputy Minister of Defence, Major (rtd) Derek Oduro, who is also the Member of Parliament (MP) for Nkoranza North has lost his seat.

The outspoken MP lost his seat to the National Democratic Congress (NDC) candidate, Mr. Joseph Kwasi Mensah.

He lost by polling 10,97.8 votes whereas the winner Mr Mensah obtained 15,124 votes.

But in In the Presidential results President Akufo-Addo polled 13,314 while the NDC Presidential candidate John Dramani Mahama had 11,928.

Christian Andrews, the GUM candidate polled 242 votes and the CPP’s Ivor Greenstreet polled 18 votes.

The total ballot cast was 26,614 of which 25,619 were valid while 995 votes were rejected.


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