Pulse.com.gh logo

NPP Government Akufo-Addo appoints CEOs and deputies of development authorities

They are Samuel Atta-Mensah, managing director of Accra-based Citi FM, Joe Danquah and Alhaji Abdel-Majeed Haroun.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
play Nana Akufo-Addo

President Nana AKufo-Addo has appointed three persons to serve as the acting Chief Executive Officers of the three Development Authorities.

They are Samuel Atta-Mensah, managing director of Accra-based Citi FM, Joe Danquah and Alhaji Abdel-Majeed Haroun.

READ MORE: Citi FM boss grabs government appointment

"The appointees are to act pending the receipt of the constitutionally required advice of the governing Boards of the Development Authorities, given in consultation with the Public Services Commission," the Jubilee House said.

Atta Mensah, popularly called Sammens, is to served as the CEO of the Coastal Development Authority, Joe Danquah serves as the CEO of the Middle Belt Development Authority and Alhaji Abdel-Majeed Haroun serves as the CEO of the Northern Development Authority.

The creation of the development authorities is in fulfilment of President Nana Akufo-Addo's 2016 campaign promise to disburse one million dollars to every constituency.

READ MORE: Police denies speculations of mystery deaths in Sunyani

The statement, signed by the Director of Communications at the Jubilee House, Eugne Arhin, said "the three development authorities are tasked with the implementation of the infrastructure for poverty eradication programme- the programme which will ensure the disbursement of the equivalent $1 million  per constituency per year, in fulfilment of President Akufo-Addo's 2016 campaign pledge."

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos

Top Articles

1 Swift Response 7 armed robbers killed in Kumasi over police officer's deathbullet
2 Video Uniformed Policeman beats nursing motherbullet
3 Crime Armed robbers murder 25-year old hairdresser at Kasoabullet
4 Vigilantism 3 of 7 killed ‘robbers’ were Delta Force membersbullet
5 Confusion Zongo youth clash with Police in Kumasi over armed...bullet
6 Abusive Police Here is the Police officer who beat up the...bullet
7 Chaos Irate Zongo youth chase away IGP, Ministers in Kumasibullet
8 Murder Armed robbers kill mobile money vendor at Amanfrobullet
9 Clarification Disregard false reports, we are still...bullet
10 Fire Service Chief Fire Officer, Dr. Albert Brown...bullet

Top Videos

1 Ebony's Death Video of Ebony's soldier singing 'morale songs' goes viralbullet
2 Video I don't have time for sex - Obinimbullet
3 Video Obinim church members confess sexual sinsbullet
4 Political Marriage Ras Mubarak Marries Muntaka's Daughter As...bullet
5 Ghanaian child without genitals lives throughbullet
6 Anas Exposé "Nyantakyi gave out Nana Addo's room number to...bullet
7 Video Sad tale of Ghanaian journalist who left BBC for...bullet
8 Accident Truck driver survives death in accident at Taifabullet
9 Name and Shame Kennedy Agyapong premieres Anas video on...bullet
10 Preparing For Death Pastor makes his tomb in his housebullet