Abuakwa North Municipal Assembly has elected Hon. Isaac Kena Duodu as the Presiding Member (PM) for the newly created Assembly. Out of the total Twenty Six (26) Asembly members ( including MP and MCE) twenty three members were present and voted.
The election which was officiated by the Electoral Commission led by the District Electoral Officer Mr. Fred Opare saw the Hon. Kena Duodu who stood unopposed getting overwhelming endorsement. He recorded hundred percent of the total number of twenty three members present and voting, representing 88% of the total Assembly members.
The Hon. Eastern Regional Minister, who double as the Ag. Municipal Chief Executive of the Assembly thanked the Assembly members for showing leadership and ensuring the smooth running of the office.
He assured them of the Government readiness in providing all the necessary logistics including Vehicles, motorbike, computers etc to the infant Assembly.
He urged them to do away with any form of disunity among them but rather put the general good of the people first in all their decision as a united Assembly.
After been sworn in by the Circuit Court Judge, Her Ladyship, Juliana Millicent Okra, Hon. Isaac Kena Duodu thanked the Assembly members for the overwhelming endorsement. He promised to work hard to justify the trust they have reposed in him.
Present at the meeting were the Hon. Eastern Regional Minister, Mr. Erick Kwakye Darfour, Regional Regional Co-ordinating Director, Mr. R. K. Sambo, Departmental heads at the district, media etc.