Thursday , 18 January 2018

ADA-NEWS

9 government appointees sacked after failure to endorse Ada East DCE nominee

Assembly members ofthe Ada East District during the voting on Monday

A total of nine government appointees to the Ada East District Assembly have been sacked with immediate effect after failing to get the president’s District Chief Executive nominee for the area endorsed, Adacommunityonline.com can exclusively report. The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council issued a revocation letter late Monday afternoon, few hours after 23 assembly members voted against the presidential nominee ... Read More »

Sarah Pobee: Ada East reject DCE nominee

FLASHBACK: Hon Sarah Pobee on arrival at the District Assembly back in May for endorsement which ended in disappointment

The District Chief Executive nominee for Ada East in the Greater Accra Region, Hon. Sarah Dugbakie Pobee has failed to get the required number of votes to be endorsed as the substantive CE for the area after assembly members unilaterally decided against her candidature on Monday. A total of 23 members vote no to the paltry 13 which endorsed her ... Read More »

PHOTOS: A. L. Akrofi endorsed new DCE for Ada West

Support of the people: Hon. A. L. Akrofi in a memorable pose with Groupe Ideal CEO an Council of State member, Dr. Nii Kotei Dzani and others after the programme

A.L. Akrofi, the District Chief Executive (DCE) nominee for Ada West District was on Thursday afternoon unanimously confirmed to the position in Sege. Hon. Akrofi received a rapturous acclamation by assembly members as the substantive District Chief Executive, with an overwhelming 100% endorsement. Among the dignitaries who grace the occasion were the Greater Accra Regional Minister, Hon. Ishmael Ashitey, CEO ... Read More »

Jonathan Doku receives 100% approval to become new Ningo-Prampram DCE

Jonathan Doku delivers maiden address after receiving overwhelming endorsement to become the new District Chief Executive of Ningo-Prampram

News just coming in indicates that Jonathan Paanii Doku, the DCE nominee for Ningo-Prampram, has just been confirmed as the substantive District Chief Executive for Ningo-Prampram District. He got an overwhelming 100% endorsement from the assembly members during the voting on Friday afternoon. Stay glued to adacommunityonline.com for more details including pictures. Read More »

A. L. Akrofi gets 100% endorsement as new DCE for Ada West

A L Akrofi delivers maiden speech to thank  assemblymembers following his confirmation as DCE for Sege

A.L. Akrofi, the District Chief Executive (DCE) nominee for Ada West District was on Thursday afternoon unanimously confirmed to the position in Sege. Hon. Akrofi received a rapturous acclamation by assembly members as the substantive District Chief Executive, with an overwhelming 100% endorsement. A renowned educationist, banker and administrator, Mr. Akrofi was nominated by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo last ... Read More »

Ada fishermen threaten war with sea guards who stop them from illegal fishing

Ada fishers clash

Some local fishermen in Ada in the Greater Accra Region on Friday gave a red signal that they are not happy about Governments move to combat illegal fishing in Ghana. These fisherfolks who believed that, illegal fishing is the only solution to continue the chain of their livelihood have protested Government initiative to monitor fishermen whose activity is depleting the ... Read More »

Ada East DCE appointment: Sarah deseved it!

Hon. Sarah Dugbakie Pobee - gets nod of President Akufo-Addo again as District Chief Executive nominee, Ada East

Surfing the Internet, I stumbled upon an article written by one gentleman, expressing his chagrin about the District Chief executive DCE appointed for his area. He questions and laments why Ms Dugbakie is given the nod, despite being underdog in the race, and also one with the least academic qualification amongst all the candidates who vied for the position. In ... Read More »

Ada East DCE: Nana Addo, why Sarah?

President Akufo-Addo

By Ephraim Teye Spines, concerned citizen of Ada. Article 243 of the constitution provides that there shall be a District Chief Executive for every district. The Chief Executive then becomes the chief representative of the central government in the district. I also know for sure that a district is a versatile multi-faceted ‘entity’ which needs a strong leader, both academically ... Read More »

Sarah Pobee and A.L. Akrofi appointed DCEs for Ada East and West

Hon. Sarah Dugbakie Pobee - gets nod of President Akufo-Addo again as District Chief Executive nominee, Ada East

The president, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, per the provisions of the constitution, has nominated A. L Akrofi and Sarah Pobee as the DCEs for the Ada East and West districts respectively. Their nominations is however subject to confirmation by the respective district assemblies through a voting process which is to be held within 21 days from the day of announcement. ... Read More »

Time with Lisa: Dark clouds hang over Kasseh and we must fight it

The Kasseh Police carrying the dead body away from the crime scene

Wednesday dawn’s tragic incident in Kasseh where the Musama Disco Christo Church pastor was shot to death by unknown assailants is very appalling and something must be done about it. Kasseh, is a cosmopolitan town with people with diverse cultural and professional backgrounds. Kasseh, is the heartbeat of Ada. Kasseh, is the economic hub of Ada. My database as a ... Read More »