Joe Osei Owusu has retained his parliamentary seat in Bekwai for the ruling New Patriotic Party.
The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party NPP defeated Candidate of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Charles Oppong with 40,275 votes.
Charles Oppong of the National Democratic Congress polled 2,877 votes.
Meanwhile, Kwasi Amofa Agyeman NPP parliamentary aspirant who decided to contest as an independent candidate polled 22,221 votes.
Joe Osei Owusu was first elected into Parliament in 2008.