Bongo (Ghana parliament constituency)

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Bongo
constituency
for the Parliament of Ghana
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District Bongo District
Region Upper East Region of Ghana
Current constituency
Party National Democratic Congress
MP Albert Abongo

Bongo 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. Bongo is located in the Bongo district of the Upper East Region of Ghana.

Boundaries[edit]

The seat is located within the Bongo District in the Upper East Region of Ghana.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1992 Gaaga Akayeri Azitariga National Democratic Congress
1996 Simon Alangde Asabo National Democratic Congress
2000 Albert Abongo National Democratic Congress

Elections[edit]

Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2008: Bongo
Source:Ghana Home Page
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Democratic Congress Albert Abongo 17,073 57.8
New Patriotic Party Asampana Akurigo Francis 9,817 33.2
People's National Convention Jacob Kofi Nsoh 2,373 8.0
Convention People's Party Benedict Aduko 286 1.0
Majority 8,256 24.6
Turnout

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