ELECTIONS 2023: In House Of Representatives, CDC Captures 25 Of 73 Seats, While UP 10, And Independent Candidates 18 Seats
As Liberians await the holding of the Run-off elections between the governing Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), and the opposition Unity Party (UP) on November 7, 2023, the CDC has won 25 of the 73 seats in the National Legislature at the House of Representatives, according to the National Elections Commission (NEC).
Independent Candidates in these elections have won 18 of the 73, while the leading opposition political party, the Unity Party captured 10 of the 73 Seats followed by the Collaborative Political Parties (CPP) with 6 of the 73 seats
At the Senate, the ruling CDC has won 6 of the 30 seats, also followed by the Independent Candidates who captured 6 of the 30 seats, while UP and LRP won 1 each of the 30 seats meaning 14 contested in these just ended polls. The other 16 are still holding on to complete their 9 years respectively.
Below are those who won successfully during the just ended legislative election
D1. Obediah J. Varney – UP, D2. Manah B. Johnson Jr. – UP,D3. Sam P. Jallah – IND
D1. Prince K. Koinah – IND, D2. James M. Kolleh – PUP, D3. Josiah Marvin Cole – CDC, D4. Robert Flomo Womba – UP, D5. Eugine J.M. Kollie – CDC, D6. Moima Briggs Mensah – IND and D7. Foday E. Fahnbulleh – IND
D1. Zinnah A. Norman – CDC, D2. Luther S. Collins – IND and D3. Mustapha Waritay – UP
Grand Bassa County
D1. Isaac G. Bannie – MPC, D2. Clarence J. Banks – IND, D3. Matthew Joe – CDC, D4. Alfred H. Flomo- UP and D5. Thomas A. Goshua, ll – CPP
Grand Cape Mount County
D1. Bintu Massalley – CDC, D2. Mohammed Dosil- IND and D3. Gbessie Soni Feika – VOLT
Grand Gedeh County
D1. Erol Madison Gwion – CDC, D2. Marie Johnson – LRP and D3. Jacob C. Debee LINU
Grand Kru County
D1. Nathaniel N. Bahway Sr. – CPP, D2. Fonati J. Koffa – CDC
D1. Thomas P. Fallah – CDC, D2. Fartorma Julie Wiah – CDC, D3. Siafa Momo Kpoto – CDC, D4. Gizzie K. Kollince – UP, and D5. Augustine B. Chiewolo – UP
D1. Mike P. Jurry – CDC, D2. Anthony Williams- CPP and D3. Austin Blidi Taylor – IND
D1. Opee Roland Cooper – IND, D2. Ivar K. Jones – CDC, D3. Ellen A. Attoh Wreh – IND, D4. Emmanuel Yarh – CDC and D5. Clarence G. Garh – CDC
D1. Yatu Rugie Barry – CPP, D2. Sarafoday Sekou Kanneh – UP, D3. Sumo K. Mulbah – ALP, D4. Michael M. Thomas – IND, D5. Prescilia A. Cooper – UP , D6. Samuel R. Enders – IND, D7. Emmanuel Dahn – IND, D8. Prince A. Toles – UP, D9. Frank Saah Foko – CDC, D10. Yekeh Y. Kolubah – IND, D11. Richard Nagbe Koon – UP, D12. Jerry K. Yougboh – IND, D13. Edward P. Flomo Jr – CDC, D14. Muka Kerkula Kamara – CDC, D15. Abu Bana Kamara – CDC, D16. Dixon W. Seboe – CDC, D17. Bernard Blue Benson – CDC
D1. Samuel N. Brown, Sr – IND, D2. Nyahn G. Flomo – CPP, D3. Nehker E. Gaye – MDR, D4. Ernest M. Mansseah Sr. MDR, D5. Samuel G. Kogar – PUP, D6. Twain D. Gleekia – MDR, D7. Musa Hassan Bility – CPP, D8. Saye S. Manah – MDR and D9. Taa Z. Wongbe – IND
River Cess County
D1. Alex J. Grant – IND, D2. Steve Tequah – IND
River Gee County
D1. Alexander Poure – CDC, D2. Isaac B.Choloplay Wuo – CDC, D3. Johnson S.N. Williams Sr.- CDC
D1. Romeo Thomas Quioh – NDC, D2. Samson Q. Wiah – CDC, D3. Alex S. Noah – CDC,
18 Independent Candidates Won
CPP won 6 of the 73 Seats
MDR won 4 of the 73 Seats
PUP won 2 of the 73 Seats
MPC won 1 of the 73 Seats
ALP won 1 of the 73 Seats
NDC won 1 of the 73 Seats
LRP won 1 of the 73 Seats
VOLT won 1 of the 73 Seats
LINU won 1 of the 73 Seats
Alex J. Tyler Sr. (IND)— defeated incumbent Morris G. Saytumah of Bomi County.
Johnny K. Kpehe (IND)— replaced Henrique Tokpah of Bong County.
Budget short fall, Amara M. Konneh (IND)— replaced Daniel Naatehn Sr. Deceased– Gbarpolu County.
Gbehzonhngar M. Findley (IND)flogged Jonathan Kaipay of Grand Bassa County.
Momo T. Cyrus (IND)— flogged Stephen Zargo of Lofa County.
Varvpilah M. Dabah (UP)— flogged Varney G. Sherman of Grand Cape Mount
Former Rebel Leader of MODEL Thomas Yaya Nimely (LRP)— flogged Marshall Dennis of Grand Gedeh County
Nathaniel F. McGill (CDC)— replaced Jim Tornonlah of Margibi County
Francis S. Dopoh (IND)— flogged Conmany Wesseh of River Gee County.
Bill T. Twehway (CDC)— flogged Francis S. Paye of Rivercess County
Crayton O. Ducan( CDC)— flogged Milton Teahjay of Sinoe County.
Saah H. Joseph ( CDC) of Montserrrado County, retained.
Prince Y. Johnson (MDR) of Nimba County, retained.
Browne, J Gbleh Bo ( CDC) of Maryland County, retained.
Albert T. Chea ( CDC) of Grand Kru County, retained.