EJISU-JUABEN GAINING NOTORIETY FOR REJECTING NOMINEES

Please follow and like us:

  • 0
  • Share
EJISU-JUABEN GAINING NOTORIETY FOR REJECTING NOMINEES.

Assembly members in the Ejisu-Juaben Municipality in the Ashanti Region have rejected the President’s nominee, Madam Beatrice Serwaa Derkyi.

At a voting exercise last Friday at the municipal capital, Ejisu, Madam Derkyi failed to secure two-thirds majority of the votes.

She, therefore, became one of those to have been rejected by assembly members in the Ashanti Region as chief executive nominees.

Notoriety of MCE rejection

The Ejisu-Juaben Municipality is gradually gaining notoriety for always rejecting the President’s nominee.

In former President John Dramani Mahama’s administration, the then appointee, Mr Kwaku Afrifa Yamoah-Ponko, was rejected by assembly members.

Not even his second and third nominations by the President would make the assembly members endorse him.

The assembly was later overseen by the then Deputy Ashanti Regional Minister, Mr Andy Okrah, till the 2016 elections, when he left office.

Ashanti Region rejections

However, for this year, out of the 30 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executive (MMDCEs) nominees, 27 of them have been confirmed with the remaining three, including Madam Derkyi, yet to be endorsed.

Out of the 68 total assembly members – 21 government appointees and 47 elected – 39 of them voted Yes for Madam Serwaa Derkyi, while 28 voted No and one ballot was rejected.

This forced the assembly to prepare for a second round of election within 10 days.

Alhaji Alidu Seidu, a Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) appointee, was the first to be rejected by assembly members at Asokore Mampong.

He was last Thursday, upon nomination by the President, endorsed by the assembly members.

Both Mr Kyei Baffour and Mr Joseph Kwasi Asumin of the Asante Akyem Central Municipality and Bosomtwe District respectively have also been rejected.

People’s mother

The Deputy Ashanti Regional Minister, Madam Elizabeth Agyeman (aka People’s Mother), and other functionaries of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) witnessed the voting.

She appealed to the assembly members to help endorse the President’s nomination in the next election.

BY: JOSEPH KYEI-BOATENG.

DISCLAIMER: “The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not neccessarily reflect those of  Ghana Media World. The contents of this article are of sole responsibility of the author(s).  Ghana Media World will not be responsible or liable for any inaccurate or incorrect statements contained in this article.” © GHANAMEDIAWORLD.COM

HAVE A SAY. WHAT DO YOU THINK? DROP COMMENTS!

SOURCE:  WWW.GHANAMEDIAWORLD.COM

@ghanamediaworld on Twitter / lnstagram  ghanamediaworld

Do you have a story for The Ghanameiaworld Online news team? Email us at ghanamediaworld@gmail.com Or call us:

THE NEWS ITEMS ARE REAL  AND WE ARE NOT FAKE MEDIA,WE ARE HERE  FOR YOU  BECAUSE OF  TRUELY MEDIA. IF NOT BECAUSE OF YOU, WE CANNOT BE GHANA MEDIA WORLD. OR WHAT WE HAVE REACH TO BE NOW.WE PUBLISH WHAT IS TRUELY INSIDE THE MEDIA OF THE WORLD FROM JOURNALIST NEWS,MEDIA NEWS AND FROM THE PEOPLE WE GET THE REAL NEWS FROM AND TO GHANA MEDIA WORLD, WITHOUT HIDDEN THINGS FROM YOU AND FROM THE TRUTH THAT WE GET FROM MEDIA AND JOURNALIST.AND ALSO SOMEWHERE WE GET TO KNOWN.OUR MEDIA PAGE IS STILL NOT COMPLETED,THERE IS A LOTS TO BE DONE IN GHANA MEDIA WORLD PAGE.FOR THE MEAN TIME WE PUBLISHED NEWS,WE ADVERTISE FOR PEOPLE,ETC.LISTEN TO MANY RADIO STATIONS IN OUR PAGE BY CLICK.

READ MORE @ WWW.GHANAMEDIAWORLD.COM

CONTACT OF MEDIA AND ADVITISED IN OUR WEBPAGE ,IF YOU NEED PROFECTIONALS RADIO STATION LIVE STREAMING FOR BROADCASTING TOOLS PLUS WEBPAGE,DOMAIN,WE ARE NUMBER ONE PROFECTIONALS TO HELP YOU,FOR QUETIONS,DONATIONS,CONTACT OUR E-MAIL ADDRESS  ghanamediaworld@gmail.com

SHARE OUR PAGE AND LIKE US IN FACEBOOK,INSTAGRAM,WHATSAPP,PINTEREST,YOUTUBE,LINKEDIN.

WE ARE NUMBER ONE TRUELY MEDIA.

Facebook Comments

Please follow and like us:

  • 0
  • Share

SHARE THIS:

Comment Below

comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.