Ghanaian actor John Dumelo has picked nomination forms to enable him to contest in the parliamentary by-election for Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency which became vacant after the death of lawmaker Emmanuel Kyeremanteng Agyarko.
In addition to Mr Dumelo, three other individuals have picked forms for the National Democratic Congress’s primary.
“Currently, four people have picked nomination forms. Our former DCE who contested in 2016, Delali Kwasi Brempong, and we have John Acquah and John Dumelo. I am told one gentleman called Ewenam has also picked a form,” Chairman of the NDC in the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency, Bismarck Aborbi Aryeetey, confirmed in an interview with Accra-based Citi FM on Wednesday, 19 December 2018.
The NDC aspirants are expected to file their nomination by Friday, 21 December 2018. They will be vetted on Saturday, 22 December 2018.
The NDC primary is scheduled for Friday, 28 December 2018.