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APC Wins Kono District Council Election
Dec 15, 2010, 17:42
Chief Electoral Commissioner of the National Electoral Commission (NEC), Dr. Christiana Thorpe has declared APC’s Diana Konomanyi as winner of the Kono District Council Chairmanship election.
The announcement of the final certified result was done on Tuesday 14thÂ December 2010.
Diana Konomanyi bagged 21,954 votes; SLPP’s Saa Foa Matturie polled 7,525 votes; NDA’s Rachael Yonga got 1,416 votes; whilst PMDC’s Emmanuel Jumissa polled only 585 votes.
Turnout stands at 26%. This means only 35,204 people voted out of the registered 131,161.Â Â Â Â Â
Meanwhile, the newly elected Kono District Council Chairperson, Diana Konomanyi has promised the people of Kono that she will ensure the construction of a stadium and provision of pipe borne water in Kono.