Sefwi-Akontombra (Ghana parliament constituency)

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Sefwi-Akontombra
constituency
for the Parliament of Ghana
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District Sefwi-Akontombra District
Region Western Region of Ghana
Current constituency
Created 2004
Party National Democratic Congress
MP Herod Cobbina

Sefwi-Akontombra 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. Sefwi-Akontombra is located in the Sefwi-Akontombra district of the Western Region of Ghana.

Boundaries[edit]

The seat is located within the Sefwi-Akontombra District of the Western Region of Ghana. It was formed prior to the 2004 December presidential and parliamentary elections by the division of the old Sefwi-Wiawso constituency into the new Sefwi-Akontombra and Sefwi-Wiawso constituencies.[1]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
2004 Herod Cobbina National Democratic Congress

Elections[edit]

Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2004:Essikado-Ketan
Source:Electoral Commission of Ghana
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Democratic Congress Herod Cobbina 14477 59.0 N/A
New Patriotic Party Baidoo Appiah Kubi NPP 10,060 41.0 N/A
Majority 4,417 18.0 N/A
Turnout 24,950 89.6 N/A

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Electoral Commission of Ghana (November 2005). "The 2004 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections" (PDF). Elections 2004:Ghana's Parliamentary and Presidential Elections. Electoral Commission of Ghana, with support of the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Accra. pp. Page 11. Retrieved 2007-08-14.