Yesterday, President Akufo-Addo through the Minister of Local Government, Decentralization and Rural Development, Hon Dan Botwe released the list of the much awaited MMDCEs. This list has been overdue especially since the president has been in office for 9 months and many were beginning to raise questions as to what might have caused the delay.
Your comments are welcomedThe Volta Regional minister who has not been in the good books of the party faithfuls in the region has this time round been kicked by party members for not securing for his Personal Aid the slot of MCE for the Ketu North Municipality. This was seen in comments made by party faithfuls with regards to the missing of the name of the his personal aid from the nominated MMDCEs.
The Minister of Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development, Mr. Dan Botwe, has released the list of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) nominees by President Akufo-Addo. Out of the 260 appointments, only 38 are women. In a press conference, Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah urged to support these MMDCEs as they continued the government's development agenda.
Last week the minister of Local Government And Rural Development Dan Botwe announced the list of nominated Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives to the general public. Hon Hammed Abubakari Yussif who was also lucky to be nominated as the Municipal Chief Executive for Yendi has failed to get approval from the Assembly Members.
After MMDCEs list was released, one of the metropolitan municipal and district chief executive who has been sacked from office by president Nana Akufo-Addo which surprises many in the Bono Region in the Wenchi Municipality is Hon Dr. Prince Kwakye Afriyie. His marvelous performance has keep people's faith and thinking that he will be maintain in office by president Nana Akufo-Addo but the president changed him for good which shocked many in the Municipality.
The various MMDCE nominees for the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies in Ghana have been subjected a constitutional process that is expected to eventually legitimise their appointment. Ghanaians had expected that the President of the Republic, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo would have constituted his government in the shortest period of time after his re-election.
Following the announcement of the Chief Executive nominees for the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies by the Minister of Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development, Hon Dan Botwe, indicated that the various regional ministers are expected to expedite the process of confirmation. He said that the an instruction had been giving to the regional ministers to see to it that the confirmation of the MMDCE nominees for the various MMDAs does not delay any further.
The Minister for Local Government, Decentralization and Rural Development, Hon Dan Botwe together with Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Minister of Information yesterday released the list of MMDCE nominees for the various assemblies in a press briefing. In all, a total of 260 names consisting of 38 females and 222 males were announced at the press briefing yesterday.
The nominees for the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assembly Chief Executive position was announced last Sunday by the Minister of Local Government, Decentralization and Rural Development, Hon Dan Botwe and the Minister of Information, Hon Kojo Oppong Nkrumah in a joint press briefing. The process of getting these various individuals sworn into office commences with their nomination by the President and ends with the confirmation by a two- third majority of members present and voting at the various assemblies.
The published list of Chief Executives for the various Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies has come with some relief to Ghanaians who had yearned for confirmation of nominees who would steer affairs at their respective areas. Many couldn’t understand the delays that characterized the process until President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo during his visit to the Western Region assured of concluding on this task before the close of the month.
Mr Dan Botwe , the minister of Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development , on behalf of His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo , has released the list of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives ( MMDCES ) nominated by the president. The list contains 260 Metropolitan , Municipal , and District Chief Executivess to head the 260 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies ( MMDAs ) in the 16 political administration of Ghana.
Some aggrieved persons believed to be supporters of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Nkoranza South Constituency of the Bono East Region have ransacked and vandalized the constituency office The supporters went on rampage Sunday evening after the Minister f Local Government, Decentralization and Rural Development, Dan Botwe, announced the list of nominations made by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo.
20th September 2021. Never miss any news update from our channel. Kindly tap on the +Follow button on the top right corner of your screen to follow Quik.news. Dan Botwe Mr Daniel Kweku Botwe is the Minister of Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development. On Sunday, he made announced the list of all 260 individuals nominated by the President (H.E Nana Addo Dankwah Akuffo Addo), for the positions of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) to the public.
The supporters have shutdown the party office and began burning lorry tyres to precise their displeasure over the appointment of the nominee. President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo through the government Minister, Dan Botwe published on Sunday September 19, 2022, the nomination of Yohanny Ashietey to take over the position as Tema Mayor.
The youth of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) at Chereponi in the North East Region of Ghana have destroyed some structures after the nomination of Zuwera Mada Nashiru as the District Chief Executive (DCE) for Chereponi district. According to the youth, their preferred candidate, Mr. S. K. Olando was not nominated which they prefer to honorable Zuwera Mada Nashira.
Bernard Allotey Jacobs, social commentator is pleased with his excellency Nana addo dankwa akufo-addo and has loaded him over the release of the metropolitan municipal and district chief executive nominees list. Following the release of the MMDCEs, by the minister of local government, decentralization and rural development Mr Dan Botwe, where out of the 260 nominees 38r women and 222 are men.
The member of Parliament for Okere constituency minister who doubles as Minister of Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development Mr Dan Botwe, yesterday came out with all the names of the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) and some people are not satisfied because they were expecting the government to listen to them from their constituencies.
Before you proceed with this article kindly follow me by clicking on the follow Option Hon. Veronica Alele Heming, re-appointed DCE for Bole District in the Savannah Region, has said she would work in close collaboration with other aspirants that also vied for the position of the DCE in the area.
12 NPP supporters suspected to be involved in the distraction at the Chereponi district of the North East region on Sunday 19th Sept, have been arrested and sent to the regional police headquarters to be examined. These NPP supporters who caused havoc, led to the distraction of many properties after the information of nominated MMDCEs was released because they felt betrayed by the leadership of their party in the constituency.
The government of Ghana has released President Akufo-Addo’s choice of nominees for the various metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies across the country. The minister for Local Government, Dan Botwe at the minister’s press briefing on Sunday, September 19, 2021 made it known that the list has been given to the regional ministers.