Nhyiaeso (Ghana parliament constituency)

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Nhyiaeso
constituency
for the Parliament of Ghana
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District Kumasi Metropolitan District
Region Ashanti Region of Ghana
Current constituency
Created 2004
Party National Democratic Congress
MP Richard Winfred Anane

Nhyiaeso 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. Nhyiaeso is located in the Kumasi Metropolitan district of the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

This seat was created prior to the Ghanaian parliamentary election in 2004 and has been held by the New Patriotic Party since then.

Boundaries[edit]

The seat is located within the Kumasi Metropolitan District of the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

History[edit]

The constituency was first created in 2004 by the Electoral Commission of Ghana along with 29 other new ones, increasing the number of constituencies from 200 to 230.[1]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
2004 Constituency created
2004 Richard Winfred Anane New Patriotic Party

Elections[edit]

Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2004:Nhyiaeso
Source:Ghana Home Page
Party Candidate Votes % ±
New Patriotic Party Richard Winfred Anane 36,307 77.9 N/A
National Democratic Congress Eric Baah-Nuako 8,908 19.1 N/A
Convention People's Party Kwame Appiah Boateng 1,411 3.0 N/A
Majority 27,399 58.8 N/A

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FAQ's". Parliament of Ghana. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-07-26.