The former national organizer of the National Democratic Congress(NDC), Mr. Kofi Adams, has won massively in the Buem constituency with 18,528 xorlali.com can confirm.
NDC’s Kofi Adams’polled 18,528 votes in the constituency, which is located in the Oti Region. His closest contender Lawrence Kwame Aziale polled 6,843 of the total votes cast.
A total of 25,791 ballots were cast in the constituency, with 314 invalid votes exceeding the tallies polled by the candidates of both GUM and PNC.
Kofi Adams had been the favorite to claim the NDC-dominated seat after he ousted the incumbent, Daniel Kosi Ashaiman in August 2019, during the party’s parliamentary primaries.
In 2013, Mr. Adams filed his nomination to contest the seat when it became vacant following the death of then-Member of Parliament, Henry Kamal Ford.
He was, however, disqualified by the National Executive Committee of the party after he was implicated in a secret recording.