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Meet the youngest Assembly Member from Akufo Addo's hometown and how his good works won him election

The people of Okuapeman are celebrating their biggest festival which has caught the attention of many Ghanaians. Many people have trooped in to witness the beautiful and wonderful culture of the people of Akuapim-Akropong. Odwira festival is purposely celebrated to commemorate their victory over the Ashantis and also purge themselves for protection from their gods.

  10 days ago ago
Meet the youngest Assembly Member from Akufo Addo's hometown and how his good works won him election

POLITICS

We are voting against your Candidate Arthur tomorrow: Nobody can stop us -Nana Addo Told.

Ernest Arthur is currently under pressure as the Assembly Men in Cape Coast have rejected him on Two Consecutive times without any sign of pity or mercy. Some of the Assembly men in the area of Cape Coast are of the view that, Ernest Arthur is not doing anything better for the people of Cape Coast hence, they will not approve him aa their new District Chief Executive.

  17 days ago ago
We are voting against your Candidate Arthur tomorrow: Nobody can stop us -Nana Addo Told.

POLITICS

TAMALE: Assembly Members Confess to Receiving Ghc 4,000 Each as Bribe to Confirm Mayor

Barely 48 hours into his reign as Mayor of Tamale, Sule Salifu is already confronted with a major bribery scandal as some Assembly Members of the Tamale Metropolis have openly confessed to receiving monetary enticements before his close-call confirmation on Thursday. The Assembly Members for Warizehi and ADB Electoral Areas disclosed that each of the nearly sixty members of the Tamale Metropolitan Assembly received a cash amount of Ghc 4,000, sewing machines and five street lamps among other goodies as inducement in exchange of giving the nominee a hundred percent endorsement.

  25 days ago ago
TAMALE: Assembly Members Confess to Receiving Ghc 4,000 Each as Bribe to Confirm Mayor

POLITICS

Good News: Government to Inaugurate a New District Assembly in Oti Region.

The much awaited proposed Guan District is scheduled for inauguration coming Friday, October 8th, 2021. The inauguration ceremony which is going to take place at the proposed District Headquarters at Likpe Mate in the Oti region will kick off at 10:00 am. The new district which represents the SALL comprises of Santrokofi, Akpafu, Lolobi and the Likpe communities which were curved out of the Volta region in a referendum held in 2018 to join the newly created Oti region.

  22 days ago ago
Good News: Government to Inaugurate a New District Assembly in Oti Region.

POLITICS

Assembly Members return the money of 'violent and disrespectful' MCE nominee

The confirmation of the MMDCE nominees in the various Assemblies in Ghana has been generally successful, except in some instances where the President's nominees have been rejected. Huge sums of money are alleged to have been doled out to Assembly members across the country by nominees in a bid to get them induced to vote in their (nominees) favor.

  19 days ago ago
Assembly Members return the money of 'violent and disrespectful' MCE nominee

POLITICS

Assembly members of Anloga District rejects the Incumbent Presidential Nominee

On Thursday 7th October , 20121, all Assembly members voted for the Presidential nominee , the Incumbent DCE Hon. Seth Yormewu either to accept or reject him, Which was witnessed by Prominents personalities from the region . Such Personalities include Volta Regional Minister , Member of Parliament for Anlo Constituency among numerous equally important persons far and near.

  15 days ago ago
Assembly members of Anloga District rejects the Incumbent Presidential Nominee

POLITICS

After Taking GHC 2, 500 Each They Still Voted Against The DCE – Huge Allegation Drop From Shama

Over the years, allegations have been made against assembly members of the various district assemblies in the country of how they take monies from MMDCE nominees before confirming the District Chief Executives appointed by the president. Even though the allegations have since been denied by some assembly members, it is appearing that behind the scenes, monies are taken.

  21 days ago ago
After Taking GHC 2, 500 Each They Still Voted Against The DCE – Huge Allegation Drop From Shama

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Payment Of Judgment Debt Will Cause K. M. A To Malfunction

The Presiding Member for Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, on. Stephen Ofori, has stated that payment of judgment debt with the Internal Generated Fund (IGF) will cause Assembly to malfunction. He made the statement with reference to a Kumasi High Court order to FREDCO FD Company Limited, a sub-contractor of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA), to sell the Assembly’s administration building to defray a judgment debt of almost GH¢5 million.

  26 days ago ago
Payment Of Judgment Debt Will Cause K. M. A To Malfunction

POLITICS

Accra Mayor Gets 100% Confirmation

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly presidential nominee, Elizabeth Kwatseo Tawia Sackey has received 100% confirmation from the Assembly Members. Elizabeth’s nomination received much opposition ahead of the announcement of Metropolitan, Municipal, and Chief Executive Officers on Saturday, October 8, 2021. Some youths mounted roadblocks at Jamestown to register their dissatisfaction.

  19 days ago ago
Accra Mayor Gets 100% Confirmation

POLITICS

Atwima Mponua newly confirmed DCE calls for collaborative effort to enhance development

Atwima Mponua District Assembly in the Ashanti region led by Hon Charles Dwumfour, Mrs Benon Loiusa, District Co-ordinating Director and entire Assembly members have overwhelmingly confirmed president nominee, Hon Isaac Kofi Marfo as District Chief Executive (DCE). The former Assembly Member for Anwiafutu Electoral Area for 12 years and Atwima Mponua Constituency Chairman for 12 years took over from Hon Williams Darko, the immediate past DCE.

  29 days ago ago
Atwima Mponua newly confirmed DCE calls for collaborative effort to enhance development

POLITICS

More trouble in Cape Coast as Concerned Assembly Members return monies allegedly given to them

There is more fire on the mountain for the president's nominee to the position of the Chief Executive Officer of the Cape Coast Metropolitan Assembly. Since Ernest Arthur was nominated, the assembly members who votes will either approve or disprove his candidature have rejected him twice, causing the central regional minister to go down on her knees to plead with the member to approve him.

  19 days ago ago
More trouble in Cape Coast as Concerned Assembly Members return monies allegedly given to them

POLITICS

Madam Elizabeth Sackey Appointed As First Female MCE in Greater Accra Region.

The Metropolitan Chief Executive, MCE, nominee for the Accra Metropolitan Assembly,(AMA) who is in the person of Madam Elizabeth Kwatsoe Sackey, has been fully confirmed by the Assembly members to become the first female AMA Mayor. Her confirmation was done today, Thursday, October 7, 2021, at the AMA office.

  20 days ago ago
Madam Elizabeth Sackey Appointed As First Female MCE in Greater Accra Region.

POLITICS

NORTH GONJA: DCE Promises Open-door Administration After Massive Endorsement from Assembly Members

Earlier today, all 22 Assembly Members of the North Gonja District of the Savanna Region voted to confirm the renomination of Hon. Eliasu Adam Red Bawa as the District Chief Executive for the area. At a ceremony held in Daboya, the district capital, all 15 elected and seven appointed representatives voted “YES” to give the DCE a hundred percent affirmation which came as no surprise as events before today showed the confirmation of the DCE was but a formality.

  27 days ago ago
NORTH GONJA: DCE Promises Open-door Administration After Massive Endorsement from Assembly Members

POLITICS

MCE Rejected in Upper West at First Round

The Municipal Chief Executive for Lawra Municipality, Mr Martin Bomaba-ire has been Rejected by 21 Assembly Men with a "No" Vote whilst he had 21 "YES" votes. The 42 Assembly men gave him 50% endorsement which is woefully inadequate to qualify him as a confirmed MCE.

  22 days ago ago
MCE Rejected in Upper West at First Round

POLITICS

"Bring us Mr Joseph Amoah" Assembly Members tell Akufo Addo

Assembly member in Shama District have totally rejected Mr Ebenezer Dadzie, His Excellency Akufo Addo's nominees as the the Chief Executive Officers for the district. After series of consultation with the Assembly members the President's nominee pulled just 12 yes votes, 11 voted No, with 2 rejected ballots.

  22 days ago ago

POLITICS

Assembly Members Give Easy Confirmation to DCE whose Nomination Sparked Violent Protest in Chereponi

Zuweira Mada Nashiru, the woman whose nomination as DCE for Chereponi in the Northeast region sparked violent protest by youth of the New Patriotic Party, a fortnight ago, has been approved by members of the Chereponi District Assembly. With 31 Assembly members present at the October 7 voting, 23 representing 74 percent voted to endorse her nomination as against 8 representing 26 percent who voted against her nomination as Chief Executive for the area.

  19 days ago ago
Assembly Members Give Easy Confirmation to DCE whose Nomination Sparked Violent Protest in Chereponi

POLITICS

MMDCEs Appointment: Ga South MCE nominee gets confirmed

The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE)-elect for Ga South, Joseph Nyarni Stephen, has been confirmed for a second term. He garnered twenty-eight(28) votes from his Assembly Members which represents 100 percent of ballot cast. After being de lared the MCE elect, Mr. Nyarni addressing the media indicated his resolve to embark on revenue mobilisation in his second tern to help development in the Assembly.

  26 days ago ago
MMDCEs Appointment: Ga South MCE nominee gets confirmed

POLITICS

Some Assembly Members Are Doing Better Than NDC Caucus In Parliament- Kevin Taylor

The Ghanaian US based investigative journalist, Kevin Ekow Taylor has jabbed the NDC caucus in parliament again as metropolitan municipal and district chief executives nominees confirmation is ongoing in the country. Kevin Taylor who has insisted that the NDC should change their leadership in parliament has not gone to rest yet as he punches the NDC in another post again.

  20 days ago ago
Some Assembly Members Are Doing Better Than NDC Caucus In Parliament- Kevin Taylor

POLITICS

West Gonja MCE Nominee Gets 100 Percent Approval

Before you proceed with this article kindly follow me by clicking on the follow Option The President’s Nominee as Chief Executive for the West Gonja Municipal Assembly, Mr Karim Musa Kusubari, on Thursday September 30, 2021, received 100 per cent approval from the Assembly Members.

  26 days ago ago
West Gonja MCE Nominee Gets 100 Percent Approval

ECONOMY-FINANCE

We Are Not Prepared To Pay Ghc500 Tax Imposition To Any Revenue Collector - Traders Vow.

Cross-section of traders who operate within the Bekwai market in the Bekwai Municipality of the Ashanti Region have allegedly vowed to resist any tax collector who may come forward to demand ghc500 the Municipal Assembly intends to impose on them. According to Madam Afia Frema, Public Relations Officer of the Bekwai Market Traders Association who spoke to this correspondent, the traders see no justification on why such an amount should be paid to the Assembly.

  21 days ago ago
We Are Not Prepared To Pay Ghc500 Tax Imposition To Any Revenue Collector - Traders Vow.