398 special votes recorded at Asante Akyem North

A total of 398 persons voted in the special voting exercise out of the 431 on the register at the Agogo court house 1 polling center in the Asante Akyem North District.

A total of 431 eligible voters were expected to cast their ballots in the Asante Akyem North District.

At the close of polls at 1700 hours, 398 cast their votes out of the total number of 431, with 33 absentees.

Francis Ohene Komfa, Asante Akyem North, Director of the Electoral Commission, told Adanse3 fm that the total turnout of the special votes was encouraging.

Francis Komfa disclosed that the exercise went on without any disturbance.

Only one person failed to vote in the Parliamentary elections.  

The process started exactly at 7:00 hours and closed at 17:00 hours with all party agents present.

EC officials at the polling station where voting was conducted were given free time to rest since the atmosphere remained calm.

All COVID 19 safety protocols were strictly adhered to.