President Akufo-Addo has revoked the appointments of all Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) .
A letter addressed to all MMDCEs directed them to hand over their relevant duties to Metropolitan, Municipal and District Coordinating Directors (MMDCDs) with immediate effect.
“By virtue of article 243 (3)(b) of the Constitution of the Republic, H.E the President of the Republic has revoked the appointment of all MMDCEs with immediate effect.”
The letter signed by the Local Government Minster nominee, Hajia Alima Mahama, indicated that the Regional Coordinating Directors (RCDs) are to ensure the smooth handover as directed.
President Akufo-Addo has already indicated that Ghanaians will elect their MMDCEs in 2018.