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Meet Ghanaian-British politician Abena Oppong-Asare who won a parliamentary seat in the UK

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A Ghanaian-British politician Abena Oppong-Asare has won the parliamentary seat for Erith and Thamesmead

Out of 63.3% of the total votes, Abena Oppong-Asare who stood on the ticket of the Labour Party won 48% of the votes.

The intelligent politician who has just made history took over from Teresa Pearce, the longest-serving member of Parliamentary for Erith and Thamesmead.

Teresa Pearce served for 3 consecutive terms before stepping down prior to the 2019 election which saw Abena Oppong-Asare winning

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Abena Oppong-Asare led her closest competitor by 3,758.


Abena studied Politics with International Relations BA (Hons) at the University of Kent, and also attained a Master’s degree in International Law with International Relations at the same university.

Besides Abena Oppong-Asare, other Ghanaians have served in the United Kingdom Parliament. But they were all men.

Some of the names of Ghanaian-British people who have won seats in the UK parliament include Adam Afriyie, Sam Philip Gyimah, and Kwasi Alfred Addo Kwarteng.

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Congratulations to Abena Oppong-Asare for making Ghana proud.

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Lil Win Involved in Car Accident at Amakom in Kumasi

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Ghanaian renowned actor, Lil Win, has been involved in a frightening car accident near Kumasi’s Amakom area this morning. (more…)

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Medikal honours Gborbu Wulomo’s invitation

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Ghanaian musician Samuel Adu Frimpong, known professionally as Medikal, has responded to an invitation from the Gborbu Wulomo to verify a document regarding the purchase of land in Nungua. (more…)

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Fella Makafui honours Gborbu Wulomo-Shitse’s invitation to verify the legitimacy of a land document bearing her name

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Ghanaian actress and entrepreneur, Fella Makafui has paid a visit to the Gborbu Wulomo Shitse and Nungua Traditional leaders. (more…)

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I will be surprised if I don’t win TGMA Artiste of the Year – King Promise

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Ghanaian Afrobeats musician, Gregory Bortey Newman, better known as King Promise is optimistic about winning the prestigious Artiste of the Year award at this year’s Telecel Ghana Music Awards (TGMA). 
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Internal Power Struggles in Actors Guild Hindering Progress – Fred Amugi

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Legendary Ghanaian actor, Fred Amugi has expressed his frustrations over the ongoing leadership disputes within the Actors Guild of Ghana, which he believes are detrimental to the growth of the movie industry. (more…)

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I might just vote for cheddar; both NPP and NDC are the same – Efia Odo

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Ghanaian actress and social media personality, Andrea Owusu, popularly known as Efia Odo has expressed her disillusionment with the country’s two major political parties, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the National Democratic Congress (NDC). (more…)

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