The Honourable Assembly Members of the 8th General Assembly of the Ellembelle District Assembly have voted to reaffirm the nomination of Honourable Joseph Cudjoe as the Presiding Member to serve for the next two years.

The District Electoral Officer, Mr. Emmanuel Aidoo pointed out that after the nomination of Honourable Cudjoe, there was the need to vote either yes or no even though he was not contested by any member.

He pointed out that the honourable member needed 34 votes for his confirmation, however, out of the 53 expected total votes, 38 voted Yes while 14 voted No with one person absent.

Mr. Aidoo pronounced Honourable Cudjoe winner after which he took the oath of office to serve diligently at all times.

Hon. Cudjoe thanked his colleagues for the honour done him to serve for another term and pledged to work diligently with all members for a better District.