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NPP holds parliamentary primaries today

The ruling New Patriotic Party will today, June 20 hold its much-awaited parliamentary primaries at their various constituencies across the country.

Although the primaries are to be held in 168 constituencies, 310 aspirants will contest in only 100 constituencies, while 65 candidates go unopposed.

Three constituencies have also been suspended from the primaries due to certain developments in those areas. They are Kwadaso in the Ashanti Region, Gushegu in the Northern Region and Dormaa Central in the Bono Region.

According to the leadership of the NPP, voting will start at 7am and end at 1pm, which will be followed by counting.

Also, the police have been tipped to provide maximum security to delegates and ensure the process goes on smoothly without any hindrances.

Some hotspots to look out for in the Greater Accra Region is Dome Kwabenya, Adentan, Okwaikwei South, Ablekuma North and Tema West.

In the Ashanti Region, places to watch is Bantama, Manhyia North, Adansi Asokwa and Asante Akim North, South and Central, while Akim Oda, Akwatia, New Juaben South and Nkawkaw top the list in the Eastern Region.

According to the leadership of the NPP, voting will start at 7am and end at 1pm, which will be followed by counting.

Also, the police have been tipped to provide maximum security to delegates and ensure the process goes on smoothly without any hindrances.

Some hotspots to look out for in the Greater Accra Region is Dome Kwabenya, Adentan, Okwaikwei South, Ablekuma North and Tema West.

In the Ashanti Region, places to watch is Bantama, Manhyia North, Adansi Asokwa and Asante Akim North, South and Central, while Akim Oda, Akwatia, New Juaben South and Nkawkaw top the list in the Eastern Region.

 

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