July 3, 2012

Following the death of the Member of Parliament for the Afigya Kwabre constituency and in accordance with Article 112(5) of the constitution as amended by section 3 of Act 527, the Electoral Commission will hold a by-election in the constituency on Tuesday the 14th day of August, 2012.

According to a statement signed by K. Sarfo Kantanka, the EC Deputy Chairman in charge of Operations, the Commission will take nominations for the said by-election on Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th of July, 2012, at the district office of the Commission at Kodie between the hours of 8:00am and 12:30pm and 1:30pm and 5:00pm.

Nomination forms may be obtained from the district office of the Commission at Kodie or at the Regional Office of the Commission in Kumasi.

Candidates for the election shall provide two recent photographs (bust) with red background on the submission of their nomination forms.

Source: Myjoyonline.com