September 8, 2017

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly in a statement has said it will soon convene an emergency meeting to review the suspension decision it took against the Member of Parliament for the Tema West constituency, Mr. Carlos Ahenkorah for six month.

According to the Assembly, they want to give an opportunity to the MP to explain the alleged actions that led to the initial suspensionsince it was done without listening to his side of the story.

The Assembly said their decision was arrived at aiming to foster peace and development within the area.
“Leadership of the Assembly held an emergency meeting to reconsider their earlier decision as soon as possible”, this was contain in the statement.

The statement further added, “We believe that in the spirit of unity and development, the General Assembly will take a second look at our earlier decision”.

The MP is also to lose his allowance and other benefits due him as a member of Tema Metropolitan Assembly.
Public Relations and Complaints Committee (PRCC) of the Assembly took the suspension chaired by the presiding member of the Assembly, Richard Fiadomor.

By: Kwaku Sakyi-Danso/