He will come up against the current Member of Parliament (MP) for the area Elvis Morris Donkoh who won on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the 2016 elections.

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) won the seat in 1996, 2000, 2008 and 2012.

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In 2016, Dr. Samuel Kweku Hayford who contested for the NDC lost to Elvis Morris Donkoh on the ticket of the NPP.

Felix Kwakye Ofosu is a native of Abakrampa in the Abura Asebu Kwamankese of the Central Region.

In June 2018 he was alleged by a staff of the Electoral Commission of Ghana to have paid money to the agency to influence of the 2016 general elections, an allegation he denied. 

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Top officials of the commission were earlier removed from office following a commission of inquiry report that concluded that they breaching procurement laws of Ghana during organisation of the 2016 elections.