COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT UNIT INTRODUCTION Community Development is a Unit under the Department of Social Welfare and Community Development charged with the responsibility of facilitating the enhancement of the living standards of communities in Ghana. 8.0 PROGRAMMES UNDERTAKEN FOR...
HONOURABLE COMFORT ASANTE (MCE)
A product of Ofori Panin Secondary School, she has Teacher’s Certificate ‘A’ Post Sec from Akrokeri Teachers College and a Bachelor of Education Degree in Akan and English Languages in 1994. She later proceeded to the University of Cape Coast to obtain a 2nd degree – M. Phil in Akan.
She has been a teacher for over 40 years at the various levels of the Education ladder, from the Basic School level through to the Tertiary, where she rose to the position of a Senior Lecturer at the University of Cape Coast.
A Methodist Local Preacher, Hon. Comfort Asante served as a Government Appointee in the then New Juaben Municipal Assembly from 2000-2008 and also as the Municipal Chief Executive of the same Assembly from 2017 to 2018.
The development planning unit co-ordinates and facilitates the preparation of medium- term development plans, annual action plans, and
The primary mandate of the Information Service Department is to disseminate government policies, programmes and activities as well as
THE MUNICIPAL ASSEMBLY
- The Municipality was founded in 2017, it was carved out of the then New Juaben Municipality. The city has a settlement population of 62,171 people in 2018. The Municipality has a total surface area of 106 square kilometers.
- The municipality is home to many businesses (agriculture, service and sales, Craft and related trades) with exception of heavy duty industries.
- The municipality is made up of a blend of traditional and present day modern architecture with an economy based on an abundance of agriculture and trade.
- The Municipality has five zonal councils