The Municipal Chief Executive for Ejura-Sekyeredumase in the Ashanti Region, Mohammed Salisu Bamba has withdrawn from the race to be the MCE.
Salisu Bamba one of the four candidates who was shortlisted and further interviewed at the national level was tipped to be the next MCE.
His decision to withdraw from the race has been conveyed to the President and the party hierarchy at the national, regional, and constituency levels.
Excerpts of his withdrawal letter as sighted GhanaXtra.Com indicate that he is withdrawing in the interest of peace and party unity in the municipality.
” I write to withdraw my application from the position of Municipal Chief Executive of the Ejura-Sekyeredumase Municipality. I arrived at this decision for the peace of the municipality and general unity and growth of the New Patriotic Party”, the letter read in parts.
Meanwhile, this portal is reliably informed that the withdrawal of Salisu Bamba from the race is because of the result of the unrest mayhem in Ejura which claimed two lives.