Ghanaian actor turned politician, John Dumelo who contested for Ayawaso-West Wougon parliamentary seat on the ticket of National Democratic Congress(NDC) has lost the race to incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) Hon. Lydia Alhassan.


Hon. Lydia Alhassan polled 39,851 votes to beat the National Democratic Congress’ parliamentary candidate John Dumelo who had 37,778 votes.

The declaration of Lydia Alhassan as the winner for the Ayawaso West Wuogon parliamentary seat grants her and the New Patriotic Party a second term.

Total valid votes cast stood at 77,604 with 595 being invalid votes.