- Nadowli East (Ghana parliament constituency)
Nadowli East is in the Nadowli District of the Upper West Region of Ghana Created: 2004 MP: Mathias Asoma Puozaa Party: National Democratic Congress Region: Upper West Region
Nadowli East is one of the constituencies represented in the Parliament of Ghana. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. Nadowli East is located in the Nadowli district of the Upper West Region of Ghana.
The seat is located within the Nadowli District of the Upper West Region of Ghana.
This seat came into being prior to the Ghanaian parliamentary election in 2004. This followed the altering of the Nadawli North and Nadawli South constituencies to the Nadawli East and Nadowli West constituencies respectively.
Members of Parliament
Election Member Party 2004 Mathias Asoma Puozaa
Mathias Asoma Puozaa hails fom Touri also in his constituency. Born on 10th January 1948, he was educated at the Daffiamma Roman Catholic School, St. Charles Secondary School, University of Ghana and the University of Glasgow. He worked with the Institute of Adult Education (University of Ghana) until he was elected MP in 2004. He retained the seat in the 2008 general elections. He is the Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Education. Mr. Puozaa is married to Leonicia Bataanie with five children.
National Democratic Congress
Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2008:Nadowli East
Source:Ghana Home Page
Party Candidate Votes % ±% National Democratic Congress Mathias Asoma Puozaa 4,789 49.4 — New Patriotic Party Robert Ekor Dassh 4,676 48.2 — People's National Convention Jonas Banoebara Tingani 165 1.7 — Convention People's Party George Tiesaah Azaadong 66 0.7 — Majority 113 1.2 — Turnout — — —
- ^ "Elections 2004: Ghana's Parliamentary and Presidential Elections". Electoral Commission of Ghana & Friedrich Ebert Foundation. November 2005. http://library.fes.de/pdf-files/bueros/ghana/03610.pdf. Retrieved 2009-05-08.
Constituencies in the Upper West Region of Ghana NDCJirapa · Nadowli East · Nadowli West · Sissala East · Wa Central · Wa West NPPLambussie · Lawra-Nandom · Wa East PNCSissala West
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