modernghana logo

FEATURED STORY We’re So Narrow – Minded And Hypocrites...

body-container-line

NDC wins Odododiodoo bye-elections

GNA
31 August 2005 | General News

Accra, Aug 31, GNA - The National Democratic Congress (NDC) candidate in the Odododiodoo bye-election, Mr Jonathan Tackie-Kommey, 52, on was on Tuesday declared the winner of the election by the Electoral Commission after he polled 26,771 votes representing 57.85 percent of votes cast.

His closest rival, Mr Lennox Nii Asafoatse Mankattah, 36 standing on the ticket of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) polled 18,465 votes, representing 39.90 percent of total votes.

Mr Christian Shanco-Bruce, 63, of the Convention People's Party (CPP) polled 946 votes while the Democratic People's Party candidate, Mr Issaka Nii Amu Collinson-Coffie, 27, polled 98 votes, representing 2.04 and 0.21 percent respectively.

Total number of votes cast was 46,991 representing 57.56 of total registered voters of 81,643.

There were 711 rejected ballots.

The seat became vacant following the death of the NDC Member of Parliament for the constituency, Mr Samuel Mankattah.

Do you have a story for publication? Please email it to [email protected]

More General News

quot-img-1If I can see farther than others, it is because I stand on the arms of gaints

By: Isacc Newton quot-img-1

Inter Bank Rates

Currency Buying Selling
U.S Dollar4.30244.3067
Euro4.80844.8110
Pound Sterling5.50325.5091
Swiss Franc4.41354.4158
Canadian Dollar3.19883.2011
S/African Rand0.33450.3347
Australian Dollar3.20073.2047
body-container-line