Akwatia (Ghana parliament constituency)

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for the Parliament of Ghana
District Kwaebibirem District
Region Eastern Region of Ghana
Current constituency
Party New Patriotic Party
MP Kofi Asare

Akwatia 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. Akwatia is located in the Kwaebibirem district of the Eastern Region of Ghana.


The constituency is located within the Kwaebibirem District of the Eastern Region of Ghana.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1992 Gilbert Kwasi Agyei National Democratic Congress
1996 Mohammed Erzuah Siam National Democratic Congress
2000 Kinston Akomeng Kissi New Patriotic Party
2008 Kofi Asare New Patriotic Party


The 2008 parliamentary election was rerun in 6 polling stations on 18 August 2009. It was won by the NPP candidate.

Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2008: Akwatia
Source:My JoyOnline
Party Candidate Votes % ±
New Patriotic Party Kofi Asare 17,900
National Democratic Congress Baba Jamal Mohammed Ahmed 15, 860
Convention People's Party Samuel Agyei
Independent Basil Ahiable
Independent Abrokwa Samuel
Majority 2,040

See also[edit]