HON. Theresa Lardi Awuni is a Ghanaian politician who is a member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). She is the member of parliament for the Okaikwei North Constituency in the Greater Accra region of Ghana. She hails from Winkongo and had her education in Project Management in the year 2018. She is devoted Christian as well.
She was a former GIMPA TEIN Women Commissioner and also a three-time Constituency Women`s Organizer of Okaikoi North in the Parliamentary Primaries.
In August 2019, she contested for the National Democratic Congress primaries for Okaikwei North Constituency and won as the candidate to present the party in the December 2020 Elections. Awuni won by 342 votes out of a total of 866 ballots cast while her other contenders Richard Kwarshie Kudjordjie, Abdul Nasiru Abass and Malik Adama had 220 votes,179 votes and 12 votes respectively.
She was elected member of parliament for the Okaikwei North Constituency in December 2020.She contested against the incumbent member of parliament Fuseini Issah of the New Patriotic Party and won after polling 29,281 votes representing 51.07% against his 27,242 votes representing 47.52%. She is one of the 40 women representing their respective constituencies in the 8th Parliament from 7 January 2021.H