Biakoye

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Biakoye
constituency
for the Parliament of Ghana
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District Jasikan District
Region Volta Region of Ghana
Current constituency
Party National Democratic Congress
MP Emmanuel Kwasi Bandua

The Biakoye constituency 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. It is located in the Jasikan district of the Volta Region of Ghana.

Boundaries[edit]

The constituency is located within the Jasikan district of the Volta Region of Ghana. To the north is the Nkwanta South constituency in the Nkwanta District, to the west, the Krachi East constituency in the Krachi East District, to the south the Jasikan District and to the east, the Ghana - Togo border.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1992 Kwabena Adjei National Democratic Congress
2004 Emmanuel Kwasi Bandua National Democratic Congress

Elections[edit]

Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2008: Biakoye
Source:Ghana Home Page
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Democratic Congress Emmanuel Kwasi Bandua 16,083 66.4 +13.2
New Patriotic Party Kwasi Owusu-Yeboa 7,126 29.4 +4.4
Convention People's Party Kpentey Philip 666 2.8
Democratic Freedom Party Atsu Nuworkporm 275 1.1
Democratic People's Party Richard Amoako 57 0.2
Majority 8,957 37.0 +8.8
Turnout
Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2004: Biakoye
Source:National Electoral Commission, Ghana
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Democratic Congress Emmanuel Kwasi Bandua 14,459 53.2 -5.8
New Patriotic Party Kwasi Owusu Yeboah 6,784 25.0 6.1
Independent Alfred Kofi Appiah 5,782 21.3
People's National Convention George Kofi Afari 141 0.5
Majority 7,675 28.2 15.2
Turnout 25,340 88.5
Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2000: Biakoye
Source:Adam Carr's Election Archives
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Democratic Congress Kwabena Adjei 15,306 69.0 -9.0
New Patriotic Party Edward C. Boateng 4,108 18.9 +11.7
National Reform Party William K. Semanhyia 1,674 7.7
Convention People's Party Christiana O. Nyarko 751 3.4
United Ghana Movement Atsu N. Missiahyia 210 1.0
Majority 2,920 13.0
Ghanaian parliamentary election, 1996: Biakoye
Source:Electoral Commission of Ghana
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Democratic Congress Kwabena Adjei 20,740 78.0
New Patriotic Party Abotsina Festus Andrews 1,903 7.2
Democratic People's Party Alexander Kwame Mensah 1,897 7.1
People's Convention Party Christiana Amaa Pokuah Nyarko 1,706 6.4
People's National Convention George K. Afari 348 1.3
Majority 18,837 70.8
Turnout 26,594 81.9 +40.0
Ghanaian parliamentary election, 1992: Biakoye
Source:Electoral Commission of Ghana
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Democratic Congress Kwabena Adjei
Majority
Turnout 17,409 51.9

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