In an Executive Instrument sighted by hyperlinkgh.com, The President of Ghana, H.E Nana Addo-Dankwa Akuffo-Addo has appended his signature to the upgrading of several districts to the status of a municipalities.
The Executive Instrument captioned as “DECLARATION OF MUNICIPALITIES INTRUMENT, 2017” and signed by the President of Ghana reads “The Districts referred to in the schedule to this Instrument are hereby declared as Municipalities and the names of their respective Assemblies changed to Municipal Assemblies”. The shedule captured 25 District Assemblies across the country of which the Northern Region had six (6) districts in the schedule. The Districts from Northern Region to be upgraded to the status of Municipal Assemblies are :
1) Sagnarigu District Assembly
2) Nanumba North District Assembly
3) East Mamprusi District Assembly
4) East Gonja District Assembly
5) West Mamprusi District Assembly
6) Gushiegu District Assembly
The Sagnarigu District Assembly was created in 2012 through an L.I 2066 and has since been seen as one of the fastest growing districts in the country.
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