Felix Kwakye Ofosu has lost the Abura Asebu Kwamankese parliamentary contest in the Central Region by some 176 votes.

He polled 24,872 votes while the NPP’s candidate garnered 25,048.Mr Kwakye Ofosu who contested on the ticket of the opposition National Democratic Congress congratulated his contender in a message on Facebook.

“It was so close yet so far for me. I lost by 176 votes. Congratulations Elvis Morris Donkor and better luck to me next time. I am also deeply grateful to all of you out there who supported my bid in diverse ways,” he wrote.