Dr Mohammed Ibn Chambas, former United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General for West Africa and the Sahel, says Africa’s growth is hinged on the youth’s active participation in the decision-making process. He said the Continent’s political history had taught African leaders to acknowledge the dangers of keeping the youth on the periphery, which could result in social upheavals and […]

Mr Alex Incoom, the District Chief Executive (DCE) nominee for Asene Manso Akroso District, has been confirmed, scooping all the 32 votes cast.           The voters, comprising 22 elected assembly members and 10 appointees, all voted ‘yes’ to endorse the nominee as the DCE.   The voting was per the Local Governance Act 2016, Act 936, […]

Mr Ansu Kumi, the Sunyani Municipal Chief Executive, has expressed appreciation to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for his nomination and confirmation and promised to facilitate the development of the municipality. He also thanked Mr Kwasi Ameyaw-Cheremeh, the Member of Parliament for Sunyani East, Madam Justina Owusu-Banahene, the Bono Regional Minister, the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, the […]

The Municipal and District Chief Executive Nominees for West Gonja Municipality and North Gonja District in the Savannah Region have been endorsed by Assembly Members. They are Mr Karim Musah Kusubari for the West Gonja Municipality, and Mr Eliasu Adam for North Gonja District.   During the confirmation votes, held at Damongo, all the 17 Assembly Members of the West […]

Assembly members of the Sissala East Municipality and the Sissala West District have confirmed President Akufo-Addo’s nominees for the position of Municipal and District Chief Executive respectively. The confirmations, which took place in Tumu in the Sissala East Municipality and Gwollu in the Sissala West District, were devoid of the usual heightened tensions and heavy security presence.   In the […]