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NPP Primaries: Alexander Acquah unseats William Quaitoo with …

The Chief Executive Officer of Community Hospitals Group, Alexander Akwasi Acquah has unseated the incumbent Member of Parliament William Agyapong Quaitoo for the Akyem Oda Constituency.

Alexander Akwasi Acquah who double as a Journalist, has conquered the incumbent MP with over 200 votes in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Parliamentary primaries elections.

Provisional results of the parliamentary primaries indicates that, Alexander Akwasi Acquah had 215 votes to beat the incumbent MP William Agyapong Quaitoo who polled 169 votes.

The NPP Primaries in the Akyem Oda Constituency was reported to have hit with allegations of vote buying earlier today.

According to a reports, the incumbent Member of Parliament, William Agyapong Quaittoo is said to have had hard time convincing delegates to accept some goodies he is offering for their votes.

The Member of Parliament is said to have offered each delegate a flat screen TV, a fridge and an amount of GHC5,000.

However, the act is reported to have infuriated the delegates as this is the first time the member of parliament who is seeking a third term has gone out of his way to give them such an offer.

By: Felicia Gyasiwaah Dadzie / Kingdom 107.7 FM / Kingdom TV/ Kingdomfmonline.com / feliciagyasiwaah9@gmail.com / Ghana / 2020

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