EC releases list of violent-prone constituencies ahead of polls

EC releases list of violent-prone constituencies ahead of polls

Close to 81 constituencies across Ghana are likely to experience bouts of violence before, during and after the December 7 general elections.

Chairperson of the electoral commission (EC), Charlotte Osei, has revealed plans to ensure that polling stations in these constituencies are safely guarded with the maximium security from the police service.

The revelation made by the EC follows cases of voilence at various offices of the EC with the latest being Suhum where die-hard thugs of the NDC are feared to have attacked EC officers over disagreements borthering the ongoing voter transfer exercise.

Below is the full list of the 81 flash point constituencies:

(A) UPPER WEST REGION

Lawra (Lawra)

Jirapa (Jirapa)

Wa Central (Wa)

(B) UPPER EAST REGION

Builsa South (Sandema)

Navrongo Central (Navrongo)

Bolgatanga Central (Bolgatanga)

Zebilla (Zebilla)

Bawku Central (Bawku)

(C) NORTHERN REGION

Walewale (Walewale)

Gushegu (Gushegu)

Tolon

Sagnarigu North (Tamale North) - Sagnarigu

Tamale Central (Bug-Lanfong)

Tamale South (Lamashegu)

Sagnarigu East (Kalpohini)

Yendi

Bimbilla

Wulensi

Salaga North (Kpalbe)

Salaga South (Salaga)

(D) BRONG AHAFO REGION

 Tain (Nsawkaw)

Berekum West (Jinijini)

Berekum East (Berekum)

Techiman South (Tuobodom)

Atebubu/Amantia (Atebubu)

Sene West Kwame (Danso)

Sene East (Kajeji)

(E) ASHANTI REGION

 

Ahafo Ano (North Tepa)

Offinso South (Offinso)

Mampong Mampong (Kumawu Kumawu)

Kumawu (Kumawu)

Bantama

Nhyiaeso

Manhyia North (Buokrom)

Manhyia South (Manhyia)

Suame

Asokwa

Asawase

Ash Akim Central (Konongo)

New Edubiase

(F) EASTERN REGION

 Nkawkaw

Akwatia

Suhum

New Juaben (North Effiduase)

New Juaben South (Koforidua)

Akwapim South (Aburi)

(G) VOLTA REGION

Nkwanta South (Nkwanta)

Hohoe

Ho Central

Adaklu

Keku South (Denu)

(H) GREATER ACCRA REGION

Ningo-Prampram (Prampram)

Tema Central (Tema Comm.4)

Tema West (Tema Comm.2)Ashaiman

Madina

Amasaman

Ayawaso East (Nima)

Ayawaso Central (Kokomlemle)

Okaikwei Central (Abeka)

Ablekuma West (Dansoman)

Odododiodio (James Town)

Weija Gbawe (New Weija)

(I) CENTRAL REGION

Awutu Senya (East Kasoa)

Awutu Senya (West Awutu Breku)

Assin Central (Assin Foso)

Assin South (Nsuaem-Kyekyewere)

Mfantseman (Saltpond)

Cape Coast South (Cape Coast)

Cape Coast (North Abura)

(J) WESTERN REGION

 

Shama

Takoradi

Kwesimintim

Sekondi

Tarkwa-Nsuaem (Tarkwa)

Prestea Huni Valley (Prestea)

Jomoro (Half Assini)

Sefwi Wiawso (Wiawso)

Bia West (Essam)

 

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