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The Minister for Trade and Industry, Hon K.T. Hammond has admonished Assembly members to be guided by their pivotal roles in decision making and development in general at the local level. Consequently, the Minister has tasked the Assembly Members to collaborate with all stakeholders to ensure rapid development in their localities.

Hon K.T. Hammond who is also the Member of Parliament for Adansi Asokwa in the Ashanti Region made these admonitions at the inauguration of the Awutu Senya East Municipal Assembly on 12th February 2024 stated that  with teamwork the Assembly Members would be able to attract the needed development their people are yearning for.

In her welcome address, the MCE, Hon Anita Love Obo Amissah noted that the inauguration marked a significant milestone in the Assembly’s development agenda as that signified the beginning of the decision making process and “effective governance”.

The event brought together the High Court Judge from the Kasoa High Court, Justice Alexander Oworae and his Circuit Court counterpart, His Worship, Oheneba Kufour,  Nananom and a  cross- session of members of the society.

In all 13 elected Assembly members and seven Government Appointees as well as their Unit Committee members were sworn- in by Justice Alexander.

A two- termed Presiding Member of the Assembly, Hon Jones Darko Kwarteng was re-elected Presiding Member (PM).

The election was supervised by the Electoral Commission.

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