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Election 2020: Lydia Alhassan Defeats John Dumelo to Retain Ayawaso West Wuogon Seat

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Election 2020: Lydia Alhassan Defeats John Dumelo to Retain Ayawaso West Wuogon Seat

Incumbent Member of Parliament for Ayawaso West Wuogon, Lydia Seyram Alhassan has openly declared herself winner over John Dumelo.

Actor-turned-politician, John Dumelo’s dream to represent the NDC in Parliament has been dashed after losing to incumbent Maa Lydia Alhassan of the New Patriotic Party.

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Certified results from the Electoral Commission show the NDC candidate polled 37,778 as against Lydia Alhassan’s 39,851.

Total valid votes cast stood at 77,604 with 595 being invalid votes. There were 595 rejected ballots.

However, the Electoral Commission is yet to announced winners of the various constituencies including the Presidential.

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Meanwhile, The incumbent Member of Parliament for Korle Klottey, Dr Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings, has managed to retained her seat.

Reports coming in from the collation centre have it that the daughter of late former President J.J. Rawlings polled 39,193 votes to retain the seat.

She beat her contender Prince Appiah Debrah.

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