The Electoral Commission hereby informs all political parties and the general public that following the death of the Member of Parliament for the Amenfi West Constituency in the Western Region, and in accordance with Article 112 (5) of the Constitution as amended, the Commission will hold a by-election in the constituency to elect a new member of parliament.
The election will be held on Tuesday, the 15th Day of December, 2015 from 7:00am to 5:00pm.
Nominations for the said election will be taken on Wednesday, the 18th Day of November, 2015 and Thursday, the 19th Day of November, 2015 at the office of the Commission at Asankragwa from 8:00am to 12:00noon and 2:00pm to 5:00pm each day.
Nomination forms may be obtained from the Returning Officer at the District Office or the Regional Office of the Commission in Sekondi.
Prospective candidates shall attach four recent photographs of bust size, with red background showing the full face and both ears, to the completed nomination forms.
The filing fee for the election remains One Thousands Ghana Cedis (GH 1000.00).
All political parties and interested individuals are to take note and comply accordingly.
DEPUTY CHAIRMAN (OPERATIONS)