The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Saturday, June 20, 2020, organised the second leg of its parliamentary primaries, this time in constituencies the party has sitting Members of Parliament.
Although some of the MPs triumphed in the primaries, some were defeated.
In the Western Region, four incumbents MPs failed to secure the simple majority votes to win their primaries.
In the Upper West Region, three MPs were defeated in the primaries.
About six MPs also lost their parliamentary bids in the Ashanti Region.
About eight MPs also were defeated in the Eastern Region.
Below is the list of the MPS who lost:
Greater Accra Region
Nana Akua Owusu Afriyieh – Ablekuma North
Vincent Sowah Odotei – La Dadekotopon
Ahmed Arthur – Okaikwei South
Kofi Brako-Tema Central
Alhaji Habib Saad-Bortianor Ngleshie Amanfro
Daniel Okyem Aboagye – Bantama Constituency
Kwabena Owusu Aduomi – Ejisu Constituency
Collins Owusu Amankwah – Manhyia North Constituency
Ben Abdallah Banda – Offinso South Constituency
Kennedy Kankam – Nhyiaeso Constituency
Kwame Asafu-Adjei – Nsuta/Kwamang/Beposo
Anthony Effah – Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa
Abraham Odoom – Twifo Atti Morkwa
Joe Mensah – Kwesimintsim constituency
Ato Panford-Shama Constituency
Alex Agyeku-Mpohor Constituency
Patrick Bogyako Kwame Saime- Amenfi East Constituency
Upper East Region
Joseph Kofi Adda – Navrongo Central Constituency
Upper West Region
Godfred Bayong Tangu-Wa East Constituency
Patrick Adama-Sissala West
Ridwan Abass-Sissala East
Mark Assibey-Yeboah – New Juaben South Constituency
William Agyapong Qauitoo – Akim Oda Constituency
Seth Kwame Acheampong – Mpraeso constituency
Ama Sey- Akwatia Constituency
Opare Ansah – Suhum Constituency
Kwabena Ohemeng- Tinyase Kade Constituency
Seth Akyeampong- Mpraeso Constituency
Robert Kwasi Amoah – Achiase Constituency
Alhaji Wahab Wumbei – Tolon Constituency
Charles Bintin – Saboba Constituency
Dr. Kwabena Twum Nuamah – Berekum East Constituency
Kwasi Sabi – Dormaa East Constituency
Dr. Sagre Bambangi – Walewale Constituency