Local Government Nana Addo nominates 5 DCEs

The President nominated them in accordance with Article 243(1) of the 1992 Constitution and section 20(1) of the Local Government Act, (Act 462).

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has nominated five persons for the position of District Chief Executives (DCEs).

He nominated them in accordance with Article 243(1) of the 1992 Constitution and section 20(1) of the Local Government Act, (Act 462).

READ ALSO: Here are the 212 MMDCEs appointed by Nana Addo

They are Sarah Dugbukie Pobee for Ada East, Balchisu Yakubu for Tolon, Comfort Attah for Biakoye, Ernest Patrick Kojo Mallet for South Dayi and Ernest Kofie for Jomoro District Assemblies respectively.

play Hajia Alima Mahama, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development

 

A statement issued and signed by the Minister of Local Government, Hajia Alima Mahama requested the nominees to liaise with their respective Regional Electoral Commissions to initiate the process for their confirmation.

READ ALSO: Avoid conflicts with MPs – Nana Addo tells MMDCEs

The nominees must secure at least two-thirds of the valid votes cast by the assembly members to get the job.

 

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