The Assembly Members of Ayawaso Central Municipal Assembly has confirmed Alhaji Mohammed Ababio Quaye as the Municipal Chief Executive for a second term.

Alhaji Quaye who had been nominated by president Akufo Addo to serve another term, secured the votes of all 17 Assembly Members who are the 12 elected and 5 Government appointees in an exercise supervised by Electoral Commission Officials on Monday, September 17 in Accra.

In his acceptance speech, the MCE promised to work with all residents to ensure that development projects are brought to the Municipality. “To achieve this, I will continue to introduce more reforms to help improve the Assembly’s Revenue mobilization drive and also to aggressively tackle the menace of sanitation and crime related issues in the Municipality” he said.

Alhaji Quaye continued by assuring all of a transparent and accountable administration as well as teamwork in solving the challenges of the Municipality.

The MCE finally expressed gratitude to president Nana Addo for re-nominating him and the Greater Accra Regional Minister, Henry Quartey who is also the MP for the Ayawaso Central Constituency as well as the Assembly Members for the overwhelming endorsement.

The Presiding Member, Hon. Hudu Ismail who urged the Assembly members to vote massively for the MCE explained that Alhaji Quaye is not a new member in their midst, they know him very and it is also based on his hard work which earned him the re-nomination of the president.

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Mr. Henry Quartey who doubles as the Member of Parliament for Ayawaso Central said he was optimistic that Alhaji Quaye would be retained but appealed to the Assembly Members to ensure that he received 100 percent of the votes.  “I plead with you Honourable Assembly Members, just make it one touch and a hundred percent”

The voting and declaration of results were conducted in 30 minutes with Alhaji Quaye being congratulated by the Regional Minister and all the Assembly Members after the results were declared.




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