President of the republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has accordance with Article 243(1) of the Constitution and section 20 (1) of the Local Governance Act, nominated thirty-eight (38) Municipal and District Chief Executives (MDCEs) to the newly created municipal and district Assemblies across the country.
This was disclosed in a statement signed and issued by Local Government Minister, Hon Hajia Alima Mahama.
The statement also directed the “respective Regional Ministers to liaise with the regional Electoral Commission to conduct the confirmation process of the nominated Chief Executives in their regions.”
The nominees needs the approval of two-thirds of their respective assemblies before they can assume office as MDCEs.
View Full List of Newly Appointed MDCEs here