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NPP opens nominations for Sunyani East parliamentary primary

By Vincent Ashitey
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The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has opened nominations for its parliamentary primary in the Sunyani East constituency in the Bono Region.

The nomination period, starting today, Wednesday, February 14, will conclude on Saturday, February 17.

In a statement signed by NPP General Secretary Justin Kodua Frimpong, the party outlined the process for aspiring parliamentary candidates. The nomination forms, available for purchase at GH₵3,000, require a non-refundable application fee. Additionally, a non-refundable filing fee of GH₵35,000 is required to complete the nomination process.


Women, youth, and persons with disabilities are eligible for a 50% rebate on their filing fees. The statement also noted that all aspirants, except the incumbent Member of Parliament, will be expected to pay an additional GH₵40,000 as party development fees.


The Sunyani East constituency, along with five other constituencies, did not participate in the parliamentary primaries organized by the party on January 27, 2024.