A total of thirty-eight (38) Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executive (MMDCE) female nominees have been announced to be in charge of the local government business at Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) for President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s second government.
The list as intercepted by Coverghana.com.gh have female nominees across the Country except Ahafo, and Western North Regions.
On Sunday, 19th September, 2021, the Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Dan Kwaku Botwe has released full list of MMDCE nominees.
A total of two hundred and sixty (260) MMDCE nominees were appointed by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, of which thirty-eight (38) are females and the remaining two hundred and twenty-two (222) are males.
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On the list, a total of one hundred and twenty-eight (128) out of two hundred and sixty (260) MMDCEs were retained by the President.
The Minister at the press conference said, the final list has been forwarded to the sixteen (16) Administrative Regions for onward submission to the Jean Mensah-led Election Commission (EC) for the commencement of the various Assembly Elections to confirm the president’s nominees.
The final and official MMDCEs list has the following breakdown of females in the President second term.
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FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEE FOR VOLTA REGION
1. Emelia Amefa Atadziamah – Agotime Ziope District
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEES FOR UPPER EAST REGION
1. Rita Atanga – Bongo District
2. Vida Anaab Akantagwire – Builsa North Municipal
3. Agnes Anamoo – Nabdam District
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEES FOR ASHANTI REGION
1. Martina Appiah Nyantakyi – Ahafo Ano North
2. Rebecca Yeboah – Atwima Nwabiagya North
3. Faustina Amissah – Obuasi East
4. Catherine Reckling – Sekyere South
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEES FOR EASTERN REGION
1. Akosua Asabea Annah – Abuakwa South
2. Victoria Adu – Birim Central
3. Josephine Awuku Ansaa Inkoom – Ayensuano
4. Comfort Asante – New Juaben North
5. Margaret Darko – Suhum Municipality
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEES FOR GREATER ACCRA REGION
1. Mariama Karley Amui – Ablekuma Central Municipal
2. Elizabeth Kawtsoo Tawiah Sackey – Accra Metropolitan
3. Sarah D. Pobee – Ada East
4. Salma Mohammed Sani Adams – Ayawaso East
5. Sandra Owusu Ahimkorah – Ayawaso West
6. Elizabeth Kaakie Mann – Ga East
7. Jennifer dede Afagbedzi – La Nkwantanan Madina
8. Anna Adukwe Addo – Tema West Municipal
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEES FOR CENTRAL REGION
1. Hanna Asamoah – Agona East
2. Felicia Ntrakwah Amissah – Assin South
3. Anita Love Obo Amissah – Awutu Senya West
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEES FOR OTI REGION
1. Millicent Karbuki Carboo – Biakoye
2. Elizabeth Kessewaah Adjornor – Jasikan Munici
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEE FOR BONO REGION
1. Louisa Acheampong – Tain District
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEES FOR NORTH EAST REGION
1. Zeweratu Mada Nashiru – Chereponi District
2. Rashidatu Mahama – East Mamprusi Municipal
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEE BONO EAST REGION
1. Diana Attaa Kusiwaa – Nkoroanza East
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEE FOR NORTHERN REGION
1. Hajia Ayishetu Seidu – Savelugu Municipal
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEE FOR SAVANNAH REGION
1. Veronica Alele – Bole District
2. Losina Barikisu – Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEES FOR UPPER WEST REGION
1. Kathrine Lankono – Nadowli-Kaleo District
2. Christine Bombanye Amadu – Jirapa
3. Ayisha Imoro Batong – Sissala West
FEMALE MMDCE NOMINEES FOR WESTERN REGION
- Louisa IrisnArde – Jomoro Municipal
- Dorcas Elizabeth Amoah – Nzema East Municipal
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Find attached, the full MMDCEs list.