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By-election: Lawyer Portia Abronye to contest Ejisu seat

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Lawyer Portia Acheampong Abronye

1 months ago
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Posters are already out of Lawyer Portia Acheampong Abronye to contest the late John Kumah's seat at Ejisu Constituency. 

The constituency is currently in search of a replacement Member of Parliament after the death of former Deputy Finance Minister and NPP Member of Parliament for Ejisu, John Kumah.

Lawyer Portia Abronye who has been a hard-working party member in the constituency believes she is the right candidate to continue the good works of the late MP.

She described herself as “Obaatanpa” in the constituency and very optimistic about replacing late John Kumah.

However, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has announced the timeline to hold the parliamentary primary in the Ejisu Constituency in relation to the upcoming by-election.  

The party said the parliamentary primary will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2024.

A press release signed by the General Secretary of NPP, Justin Kodua Frimpong on March 29, 2024, said, the opening of nominations will commence on Tuesday, April 2 and close on Thursday, April 4, 2023.

“An Aspiring Parliamentary Candidate(APC) shall procure nomination forms after the payment of a non-refundable application fee of GHc3,000.00 in Bankers Draft in favour of the New Patriotic Party National Headquarters, Accra.

"To successfully file the nomination, an APC shall pay a non-refundable filing fee of thirty-five thousand Ghana Cedis (GHc35, 000.00) in Bankers Draft in favour of the New Patriotic Party National Headquarters, Accra", the statement from the party stated.

 

source: Theannouncergh.com