The new Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North Constituency Gifty Twum Apofo has been officially sworn in by the Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Edward Doe Adjaho.
The science tutor at the Akosombo International School, contested the by-election on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the Abuakwa North Constituency in the Eastern region following the murder of Hon. J.B Danquah.
Madam Twum-Ampofo, who is also the Eastern Regional President of the Ghana Science Teachers Association (GAST), polled 10,033 of the votes cast.
The Speaker of Parliament after swearing her in on Tuesday, May 17, advised her to emulate the principles of the late Member of Parliament for the constituency.