The wife of the late Member of Parliament for the Mfantseman Constituency, Ekow Quansah Hayford has successfully filed her nomination, GhanaXtra.Com can report.
Ophelia Hayford was accompanied to the office of the Electoral Commission by party bigwigs and sympathisers where she successfully filed her nomination to contest as a Parliamentary Candidate for the New Patriotic Party(NPP).
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) settled on Ophelia Hayford a former police officer to succeed her murdered husband Ekow Quansah Hayford as the parliamentary candidate for the Mfantseman Constituency.
She will be battling it out with the NDC’s James Odziifo Essoun for the slot to lead the people of Mfantseman.
The Member of Parliament for Mfantseman Constituency, Ekow Quansah Hayford, was shot by suspected armed robbers on the Abeadze Dominase–Abeadze Duadzi–Mankessim road while returning from a campaign trip on Friday, October 9, 2020, around 1:00 am.