BY: Orlando Daniel I Voltaonlinegh.com |
Today , February 12, 2021 has been scheduled by the Electoral Commission for the determination of who takes the slot to represent each of the 16 regions as Council of State member across the country.
In the Volta Region, 9 distinguished personalities will battle it out after they have picked form to contest for the position.
Among them include the former Council of state member in the previous President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo Addo administration, Mr. Francis Nyonyo.
Also in the contest are the Paramount Chief of Avatime Traditional Council Osie Adza Tekpor VII, Dr. Bernice Adiku Heloo Former M.P for Hohoe.
Others included the parliamentary candidate for the Progressive People’s party in the 2020 Election In the South Dayi Constituency Felix Lartey, Atsu-Korni Charles, Osei Dziidi Christian, Dzakpah Daniel Robert Castro Mediale and Frederick Kwame Gbeku.
By close of day today, these 9 individuals will know their fate from the 36 delegates of all the 18 Municipal and District Assemblies (MDA’s) across the region.
The Council of state is a statutory body established by article 89 of the 1992 constitution to advise the president of the Republic.