The Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipal Assembly on Wednesday unsuccessful to affirm Benjamin Kessie as the Municipal Main Govt (MCE).
Mr Kessie was nominated by the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to exchange Mr Gilbert Kennedy Asmah, the previous MCE whose appointment was revoked but he could not secure the two-thirds bulk votes essential of him to turn into a victor, right after the very first spherical of voting, held at the College of Mines and Engineering (UMaT) auditorium at Tarkwa.
Out of the 42 full ballots solid by the Assembly associates current, 22 approved his nomination by voting of course, although 20 voted no.
Madam Angelina Tagoe, Western Regional Director of Electoral Commission, who supervised the training had scheduled another voting to be held in the future ten days.
In the meantime, Mr Emmanuel Yalmon Gado, Assembly Member for Cyanide Electoral Spot, was previously in the working day, elected the Presiding Member of the Assembly.
The 57-calendar year-previous teacher had 39 assembly members representing 86.6 p.c approving his nomination by voting indeed as versus two votings no with just one vote turned down.
Mr Gado was sworn into business by His Lordship Mr Ekow Mensah, the Superior court docket choose in Tarkwa
The new Presiding Member thanked the Assembly Customers for the option supplied him to serve the citizens in the Municipality.
He urged all the assembly customers to perform as a workforce to pace up advancement in their numerous electoral regions.