Kojo Oppong Nkrumah wins

Former broadcaster, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has beaten off competition from two candidates in Ofoase Ayirebi constituency to represent the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the 2016 elections.

He won the seat by 219 votes.

The two other contestestants were John Obiri Yeboah and Bright Asamoah Acquah.

John Obiri Yeboah who was tipped to win the seat because he was well known in the constituency had 145 votes while Bright Asamoah Acquah polled 54 votes.

Kojo Oppong Nkrumah’s reasons for choosing NPP

Oppong Nkrumah in an earlier interview with Citi News listed a number of reasons which informed his decision to join the NPP.