The Offinso South Municipal Assembly has endorsed the president’s nominee, Mr. Solomon-Kesse, as its new Municipal Chief Executive (MCE).
Of the 42 members of the assembly who voted, 30 representing 71.4 percent of them, voted yes while 12e voted against his nomination.
The endorsement, which was supervised by the Electoral Commission, was witnessed by the Ashanti Regional Minister, Mr. Simon Osei-Mensah, and other dignitaries, including Nana Wiafe Akenten III, Offinsohene.
Mr. Osei-Mensah commended the assembly members for the massive endorsement of the president’s nominee, and urged them to support him to ensure that all good policies of the government were implemented to bring development to the people.
He admonished the incoming MCE to operate an open-door policy, so that the people would be able to contribute their quota towards the development of the area.
He called on the assembly members to work as a team to ensure that they contribute their quota towards effective and efficient management of the assembly’s resources.
Mr. Osei-Mensah reminded the MMDCEs to avoid greediness and any other act that would bring the offices they hold into disrepute, as well as create any form of conflict with the people they had been assigned to lead.
Mr. Solomon Kesse, after his endorsement, lauded the people for the trust reposed in him and pledged to operate an open-door policy so that every member of the assembly and all stakeholders would be able to contribute their quota towards the development of the area.
In attendance were Mr. Ben Abdallah, Member of Parliament for the area, the Police Commander of the area and Offinsohene Nana Wiafe Akenten III.
Source: therepublicnewsonline.com / Nsiah Yeboah, Offinso