President Akufo-Addo nominates five DCEs

| Updated Oct 19, 2017 at 5:12am


Library file: President Akufo-Addo


President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in accordance with Article 243(1) of the 1992 Constitution and section 20(1) of the Local Government Act, 936, on Wednesday nominated five District Chief Executive (DCEs).

A statement signed by the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Hajia Alima Mahama in Accra said, the nominated DCEs are Sarah Dugbikie Pobee, Ada East District in the Greater Accra region, Balchisu Yakubu, Tolon District, Northern Region, Ernest Kofie, Jomoro, Western Region, Ernest Patrick Kojo Mallet, South Dayi and Comfort Attah, Biakoye Districts in the Volta Region respectively.

The statement has therefore directed the various Regional Ministers to liaise with the Regional Electoral Commissions to conduct the confirmation process of the nominated DCEs in their respective Districts.