Hon. Kennedy Ohene Agyapong first appeared on the political scene very unknown in 2000. That was when he won the then Assin North Constituency of the Central Region to represent the constituents in the first New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration of the 4th Republic. That was during the reign of former President, John Agyekum Kufuor.
The case involving NDC Member of Parliament for the Assin North Constituency in the Central Region will be heard today at the Cape Coast High Court after it was adjourned.
The people of Assin North Constituency have come out to pour their support on the member of parliament, Joe Gyaakye Quayson after his seat was declared null. In a public interview with some residents of Assin North, they expressed their disappointment in the judgement of the Cape Coast High Court and said they have voted for Joe Gyaakye Quayson and they will do it again in the second time.
The Cape Coast High Court presided over by Justice Kwasi Boakye has today Tuesday 28th of July 2021, found Mr. James Gyakye Quayson guilty of holding dual citizenship as member of parliament. The court has has therefored ordered for fresh parliamentary election in the Assin North constituency to replace him.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) have filed an appeal against last Wednesday's ruling by the Cape Coast High Court that annulled the December 2020 Parliamentary elections results in the Assin North Constituency. Lawyers of the NDC on Monday morning stormed the Cape Coast High Court to appeal the ruling that was delivered on Wednesday against the Assin North MP James Gyakye Quayson.
A senior lecturer at the University of Ghana Political Science Department, Dr. Alidu Seidu has warned that, there could be a repeat what happened during the Ayawaso West Wuogon By-election in the Assin North Constituency. According to Dr. Alidu Seidu, this is because, the stakes will be high in the Assin North Constituency if a By-election is to be held between the two major parties, the NDC and the NPP.
The embattled Member of Parliament for the Assin North Constituency, Hon. James Quayson may be landing himself in another trouble for his latest action in his Constituency. The victory of the NDC MP was declared as null and void by a Cape Coast High Court on Wednesday after it ruled that, he was not qualified to run for the position of a Member of Parliament in the December 2020 Parliamentary elections.
Pollster and Managing director of the Dispatch has predicted the party who is likely to win the Assin North by-election that will be held after the Cape Coast High Court obliterated the 2020 parliamentary election results of the Constituency. According to Ben Ephson, the previous election statistics goes in favor of the NPP so by all means, the NPP will win the seat of the Assin North Constituency.
Every single football lover in the Assin North Constituency in the Central Region of Ghana is waiting for Percious Boah's name to be mentioned in the Black Stars Call up. Percious Boah plays for Dreams Football Club, a Ghanaian professional football club based in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana, competing in the Ghana Premier League. After playing and helping the National Under 20 team (The Black Satellite) in the West African Football Union (WAFU) tournament for in Benin, Percious Boah has been consistently
The 2020 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections has raised debates in several constituencies. The Parliamentary Elections declared for the Assin North Constituency in the Central Region has been before a High Court in Cape Coast for some time now. The Member of Parliament elect on the National Democratic Congress Party's Ticket for the Assin North Constituency in the Central Region of Ghana is Honourable Richard Quayson who succeeded Honourable Abena Durowaa Mensah.
The former member of Parliament for the Adentan Constiturency in the seventh Parliament and current Director of Communications of the New Patriotic Party, Lawyer Yaw Buaben Asamoah, has indicated that, his party is ready and waiting for a signal to start campaign and win the Assin North Constituency back.
Mr. Johnson Asiedu Nketia; the General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has broken his silence on the Cape Coast High Courts orders, for a by-election in Assin North Constituency in the Central Region of Ghana. Mr. Asiedu Nketia’s comment came following the orders by the Cape Coast Court High court on Wednesday 28 July 2021; annulling the 2020 parliamentary election result, in the Assin North, and ordering fresh elections to be conducted in the constituency.
The Honorable Member Of Parliament representing the people of Assin North Constituency, Mr James Gyekye Quayson await for his final judgement of the dual citizenship case leveled against him at the Cape Coast High Court.As of now, the people of Assin North Constituency, both NDC and NPP are confused still waiting to hear from the Highest Court of Cape Coast whether or not Mr. James Gyekye Quayson can hold himself as the Member of Parliament for the Constituency since his Ghanaian citizenship is being challenged.
The New Patriotic Party parliamentary candidate for Assin North Constituency in the 2020 general elections, Abena Durowaa Mensah has assured the New Patriotic Party that if they present her for a he upcoming by elections, she is confident that she will win the seat hands down. Abena Durowaa Mensah in a statement said that she has done the necessary homework and is willing to represent the New Patriotic Party during the by elections.
A High Court in Cape Coast has ordered for fresh elections to be conducted in Assin North Constituency after the elegibility of the MP was challenged. The MP was dragged to the Court for holding dual Citizenship at the time of contesting as a Member of Parliament prior to the 2020 Elections.
The member of Parliament for South Dayi, Honorable Rockson Dafeamekpor, has reiterated that, the member of Parliament for the Assin North Constituency, James Gyaakye Quayson, is still a legitimate member of Parliament. He made this revelation on TV3’s “New day” show with host Johnny Hughes.
The concerned Youth Of NPP in Assin North Constituency in the Central Region have called Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo for the removal of the current District Chief Executive (DCE) for the area, Mr. Charles Ohene Andoh and to be replaced by the current presiding member, Mr. Patrick Affum Apomah. The Youth
The member of parliament elect for the Assin North Constituency has been injunctec upon claims of he holding dual citizenship. As a result of the injunction, may people thought he wouldn't go to parliament during the dissolution of the 7th Parlient and the inauguration of the 8th parliament of Ghana. In a cape Coast High Court hearing on Wednesday January 6, it was ruled that he cannot hold himself on as member of parliament elect for the Assin North Cinstituency. He's been injunctec on the claims made by one
The report emanating from the Parliament House has it that members from the opposite side of the house are nominating Speaker from both side to lead the August House in the eight parliament. Meanwhile the Member Elect for Assin-North constituency in the Central Region was also on the floor of the House participating in proceedings . The report indicated the MP was allowed in all proceedings and was also sworn-in alongside his colleagues MPS elect on Thursday January 7, 2021 ,despite the injunction placed
Kennedy Agyapong, the Parliamentary representative for the Assin North Constituency is just candid in his expression of the fear of his loss should the New Patriotic Party (NPP) go.into opposition.