National Sports Authority (NSA) Director General, Professor Peter Twumasi, has lost his bid to represent the New Patriotic Party (NPP) as a parliamentary candidate in the 2024 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections.
The NSA boss lost heavily in the Ahafo Ano South West constituency NPP Primaries that had Elvis Osei Mensah Dapaah win via a landslide victory.
Mensah Dapaah polled 357 ballots in the race while contenders Lawyer Kwasi Kwakye Sebeh polled 84 ballots and Adwoa Adutwumwaa polled 48 ballots.
However, Professor Twumasi failed to poldouble-digitit ballots as his bid to represent the NPP fell flat with just seven ballots.
In a related development, Ghana Football Association (GFA) Executive Council Member Frederick Acheampong won the Ahafo Ano South East Constituencbyth a wide margin. (Click the highlighted text to read the full story)
The administrator has come under heavy criticism over his handling of national sports facilities since his ascension to the position.