Adansi-Asokwa (Ghana parliament constituency)

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Adansi-Asokwa
constituency
for the Parliament of Ghana
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District Adansi North District
Region Ashanti Region of Ghana
Current constituency
Party New Patriotic Party
MP Kobina Tahir Hammond

Adansi-Asokwa is one of the constituencies represented in the Parliament of Ghana. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. Adansi-Asokwa is located in the Adansi North district of the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

Boundaries[edit]

The seat is located within the Adansi North District of the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1992 John Kofi Gyasi National Democratic Congress
2000 Kobina Tahir Hammond New Patriotic Party
2004
2008
2012

Elections[edit]

Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2008: Adansi-Asokwa
Source: Ghana Home Page
Party Candidate Votes % ±
New Patriotic Party Kobina Tahir Hammond 13,659 55.7 -7.2
National Democratic Congress Alhaji Abdul-Lateef Madjoub 9,219 37.6 +1.3
Convention People's Party Owusu-Boamah Francis 1,332 5.4
Democratic Freedom Party Amoako Anaafi 314 1.3
Majority 4,440 18.1 -18.5
Turnout
Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2004: Adansi-Asokwa
Source: Electoral Commission of Ghana
Party Candidate Votes % ±
New Patriotic Party Kobina Tahir Hammond 15,176 62.9 +18.5
National Democratic Congress Reverend Evans Amankwa 8,759 36.3 -1.9
People's National Convention Seidu S. Adams 177 0.7 -4.6
Majority 6,417 36.6 +20.4
Turnout 24,541 89.5
Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2000: Adansi-Asokwa
Source: Adam Carr's Election Archives
Party Candidate Votes % ±
New Patriotic Party Kobina Tahir Hammond 10,306 54.4 -0.7
National Democratic Congress Theresa Mensah 7,230 38.2 -16.9
People's National Convention Nana Yaw Frimpong 1,001 5.3 +4.5
Convention People's Party Kwame Amoh 241 1.3
National Reform Party Peter Kofi Essilfie 92 0.5
United Ghana Movement Prince Lawrence 61 0.3
Majority 3,076 16.2 +5.2
Turnout 18,931
Ghanaian parliamentary election, 1996: Adansi-Asokwa
Source: Electoral Commission of Ghana
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Democratic Congress John Kofi Gyasi 10,999 55.1
New Patriotic Party Justice Akuamoa Boateng 8,811 44.1
People's National Convention Dominic Darpong 168 0.8
Majority 2,188 11.0
Turnout 19,978 86.5

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