Source: Savannanews24.com/ Issifu M. Mashood
The West Mamprusi District assembly members have confirmed Mr Abu Mohammed, the president’s nominee for the position of District Chief Executive (DCE).
President Nana Addo in accordance with article 243(1) of the 1992 constitution.
Out of 42 Members present of the 44 members, 39 voted in favour of the nominee, which gives him an overwhelming 92.86 per cent confirmation.
Hon. Salifu Sa-eed, Northern Regional Minister commended the assembly members for their sense of purpose and assured that the district would receive the needed development that it deserved.
Adding that it was important for assembly members to remain united and chart a common path of development to fight hunger, disease and poverty, which were enemies of progress.
Mr Abu Mohammed, the new DCE thanked President Nana Addo for nominating him and also the Assembly Members for their acceptance and assured that he would work harder to justify the confidence reposed in him.
He appealed to candidate who filed for the DCE position to join hands in supporting him succeed in his quest to promoting unison and development so that together they could put forward activities to ensure that the development agenda of the area is carried out successfully.
Mr Abu Mohammed, who is a retired accountant at the Bolgatanga Girls’ Senior High School, said he would open his door to all manner of persons to ensure that everyone is part of the development process.
The election was supervised by officials from the Electoral Commission.