Meeting Members of the Obuasi Municipal Meeting have confirmed President Nana Akufo-Addo’s nominee for the Obuasi native meeting, Elijah Adansi-Bonah.
Adansi-Bonah polled 100% of the votes through the affirmation course of on Wednesday, September 29, 2021.
28 meeting members took half within the election course of supervised by the Municipal Electoral Officer, Thomas Biyimba.
In his victory speech, Mr. Adansi-Bonah who couldn’t cover his pleasure expressed delight over his election and thanked the President for giving him one other mandate to serve the individuals of Obuasi.
He additionally thanked the Member of Parliament for Obuasi West, Mr. Kwaku Agyemang Kwarteng for his assist and cooperation all through his first time period of workplace.
He once more, expressed his gratitude to the meeting members for reposing confidence in him and overwhelmingly endorsing him to proceed his good works.
“I’m overwhelmed and don’t even know tips on how to specific my happiness. Although it has not been a simple battle, it has been a battle of confidence, hope and hardwork. That is what has introduced me this victory”.
Talking to the media on the sidelines of his endorsement, Mr. Adansi-Bonah stated: “In conditions like this, when the individuals you’re employed with repose such confidence in you, it solely locations a variety of obligations on you to work further laborious to convey growth to the individuals you serve. That is precisely what I’ll do”.
He appealed to the meeting members, Nananom and different stakeholders in Obuasi to proceed to assist him.
He promised to go away no stone unturned in his quest to serve the individuals of Obuasi.
“I’ve labored laborious all through this era. I by no means rested on my oars as a result of I knew a day will come the place the individuals I work with, will give their verdict on my stewardship. The victory is proof of the sort of efforts we’ve all put in over time.”
On what the individuals ought to count on from him in his second time period, the MCE stated there are two key tasks which might be expensive to his coronary heart, which he’s working laborious to make sure they see the sunshine of day.
He talked about the Obuasi Artisan Website, which is predicted to accommodate over 100 garages in a bid to have a one-stop store for mechanics within the municipality.
“Now, every thing has been put in place to arrange the positioning at New Biakoyeden. We’re anticipated to maneuver the garages there quickly”.
The MCE additionally talked concerning the Obuasi Leisure centre, which he stated is modelled after the well-known Kumasi Rotary Park.
He stated the land for the Leisure centre has been acquired whereas different points are being fine-tuned to make sure that the Meeting is ready to put up the ability, which is predicted to convey income to the meeting.
Nana Ama Ampomah, the NPP Ashanti Regional Ladies’s Organiser, who represented the Ashanti Regional Minister, praised the meeting members for his or her overwhelming endorsement of the President’s nominee.
There have been different solidarity messages from the District Chief Executives of Obuasi East and Adansi North, Faustina Amissah and Kwaku Kusi respectively.
Mr. Elijah Adansi-Bonah was first confirmed as MCE for Obuasi on 4th Might 2017.
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