By: Emmanuel Oti Acheampong
The National Executive Committee, NEC, of the New Patriotic Party, NPP, has set the date for interested members to file their nominations to contest for the vacant Kumawu parliamentary seat in the forthcoming by-election.
Following the demise of the former Member of Parliament for Kumawu, Philip Basoah, the NPP has set Tuesday April 11, 2023 for interested persons to file nominations.
In a press statement signed by its General Secretary, Justin Kodua Frimpong, nominations will close on Friday, April 14, 2023, while Sunday, April 23 has been set to elect a parliamentary candidate for the by-election.
The forms according to the Statement will be available at the Constituency office in the Ashanti Region.
The Kumawu seat, which is a stronghold of the New Patriotic Party, will be keenly contested for in the by-election.
BELOW IS THE FULL STATEMENT