NEW ACCRA MAYOR GETS 100% APPROVAL

Source: AMA PR UNIT  |  Date Published: 30 Mar, 2017 07:24:01

  • NEW ACCRA MAYOR GETS 100% APPROVAL
  • NEW ACCRA MAYOR GETS 100% APPROVAL
  • NEW ACCRA MAYOR GETS 100% APPROVAL
  • NEW ACCRA MAYOR GETS 100% APPROVAL

The President of the Republic Of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo- Addo’s nominee for the position of Chief Executive of Accra Metropolitan Assembly(AMA), Hon. Mohammed Adjei Sowah was last Thursday approved by assembly members with 100% votes.

The election was conducted by the Electoral Commission, where all 109 members present at the general assembly meeting voted for the approval of the President’s nominee. With jubilation and excitement, the assembly members hailed the new boss of the city of Accra for his deserved victory.

Hon. Sowah in his victory speech promised to work in accordance with the vision of President Akuffo Addo to ensure a sustainable city.

He also mentioned flooding and sanitation as his major target to put in proper and adequate measures to ensure the comfort of the people in Accra adding that at a later date he will layout his vision for the city.

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Hon. Ishmael Ashitey who was there to grace the occasion mentioned that, he has worked with Hon. Sowah for eight years and believe he can do better for the assembly and that voting for him will earn the assembly a direct access to him in all aspects.

The Former Chief Executive Officer of the assembly and current Member of Parliament for Ablekuma South, Dr. Alfred Okoe Vanderpujie who was present at the occasion congratulated Mr. Sowah on his victory.

Pledging his support for his work in all aspects, he said working as Accra city mayor is a great task as such he urged him to put in more effort to improve the city.

Present at the ceremony were the Greater Accra representatives on the Council of State , members of parliament, some traditional leaders and many others.

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