Ivor Greenstreet wins at CPP congress to lead party in November presidential polls
Former General Secretary of the Convention Peoples’ Party (CPP), Ivor Kobina Greenstreet, has floored three contestants to emerge winner in Saturday’s polls to elect a party flagbearer.
Joy News Latiff Iddrisu who is at the International Trade Fair Centre in Accra where the elections too place reports the Mr Greenstreet won at three out of four polling stations in an election that was tipped to go in favour of former Party Chair, Samia Yaba Nkrumah.
Certified results by Electoral Commission (EC) officials show Mr Greenstreet obtained 64.2% of valid votes cast while Samia Nkrumah managed 579 votes.
Two other contests, Joseph Agyapong and Bright Akwetey obtained 83 and 42 votes respectively.