The Electoral Commission (EC) has set December 15, 2015 for the Amenfi West Constituency by-election.
According to a the statement signed by Deputy Chairman (Operations), Amadu Sulley, “nomination forms for the election will be available on Wednesday, November 18 and Thursday, November 19 at the Asankragwa office of the Commission from 8:00am to 12:00noon and 2:00pm to 5:00pm each day”.
“The filing fee for the election remains GHC1,000.00,” the statement further noted.
The by-election has become necessary following the death of the Member of Parliament for the Constituency John Gyetuah on October 13, 2015.
He was a member of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC). The MP died at age 56 at the 37 Military Hospital following a short ailment.