Tag Archives: MCE

Kumasi mayor woos Chinese investors


The Chief Executive of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA), Osei Assibey Antwi has urged foreign nationals to take advantage of the vast investment opportunities in the area and do business in the area. According to him Kumasi is strategically placed for investment, “in terms of its geographical location, socio-cultural diversity, small-scale business opportunities and the booming transport industry.” Mr. Antwi ...

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Savelugu protesters back down to support MCE


The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) protesters against the Savelugu/Nantong Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Hajia Ayishetu Seidu, have finally backed down on their strong stance against her. A government mediation team led by a Minister of State in charge of National Security at the Presidency, Bryan Acheampong, resolved the political deadlock in the area. They signed a peace accord with ...

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Savelugu tensions: MCE’s supporters call the bluff of protesters

File photo: Savelugu-Nantong MCE

Supporters of the Savelugu/Nantong Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Hajia Ayishetu Seidu, have jumped to her defence asking the President, Nana Akufo-Addo to ignore calls for her replacement. A group calling itself Concerned Citizens of Savelugu/Nantong Municipality at a news conference today (Friday), called the bluff of Hajia Ayishetu Seidu’s detractors. The group’s Spokesperson, who doubles as the governing New Patriotic ...

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NPP will lose Savelugu-Nantong seat in 2020 if…- MP


The Member of Parliament for Savelugu, Mohammed Abdul Samed Gunu has said the rift between the appointed Municipal Chief Executive MCE of the area, Hajia Ayishetu Seidu and some aggrieved NPP constituency executives is likely to reduce their chances of winning the next elections. For the third consecutive time, the angry residents staged a demonstration against the MCE and have ...

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Akuapem chiefs, residents elated over Denis Aboagye’s MCE appointment

Akuampem North MCE

The chiefs and people within the Akuapem North municipality have commended President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for appointing one of their own, Dennis Edward Aboagye, as the Chief Executive for the Municipal Assembly. According to them, the appointment of Mr. Aboagye, who was the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Youth Organizer of Akropong constituency, has rekindled strong sense of hope and ...

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MPs must collaborate with MMDCEs for dev’t – Ashaiman MP

MP for Ashaiman, Ernest Norgbey

The Member of Parliament for the Ashaiman constituency, Ernest Henry Norgbey is calling for collaboration between all MMDCE’s and Members of Parliament to enhance national development. He said the confusion that exists between MMDCE’s and the MP’s must end to promote growth and development. Speaking in an interview with Citi News, Mr Norgbey said, “it is unfortunate that from time ...

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B/A: Assemblies reject two MCE nominees

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Two District Assemblies, Sene East and Tano South in the Brong Ahafo Region have failed to endorse the President’s nominees for District Chief Executive (DCEs) for their respective assemblies. The assemblies will, therefore, have to reconvene in 10 days time for another attempt to either confirm the  nominees after they failed to secure the required two-thirds majority votes needed for ...

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Tema Traditional Council endorses President’s MCE nominee

Tema Mantse, Nii Adjei Kraku II.

The Paramount Chief and elders of the Tema Traditional Council, have expressed appreciation to His Excellency President Akufo-Addo for listening to the plea of the people of Tema, by appointing a qualified deserving indigene as the Metropolitan Chief Executive of Tema. In a press statement signed by the Shipi of the Tema stool, Nii Armah Sumponi, he noted that the ...

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Assembly members confirm Obuasi MCE nominee


The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) nominee for the Obuasi Municipal Assembly, Elijah Adansi Bonah has been confirmed by the Assembly members in the area. He polled a total of 37 out of 55 votes cast. This represents 67% of the total votes with 17 dissenting votes and 1 rejected in an election supervised by the Electoral Commission. Mr. Bonah until ...

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Assembly members reject Asokore-Mampong MCE nominee 


Assembly Members of the Asokore Mampong Municipality in the Ashanti Region, have rejected President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s District Chief Executive nominee for the municipality. The Municipal Chief Executive nominee, Alhaji Alidu Seidu, failed to get two thirds of the votes of the Assembly members during his confirmation on Friday. Eight of the 15 Assembly members voted ‘No’ while seven ...

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