His Excellency President Akufo-Addo commissioned the first Regional Co-ordinating Council to be built for the six newly created regions in Sefwi Wiawso- the Western North Regional Capital. We, in Western North Region were again honored to host Mr. President and his hardworking team.

The Western North Region of Ghana witnessed a momentous occasion as His Excellency President Akufo-Addo commissioned the inaugural Regional Coordinating Council, marking a significant milestone in the region’s journey towards enhanced governance and development. The ceremony, held in Sefwi Wiawso, the capital of the Western North Region, was a testament to the government’s commitment to decentralization and regional empowerment.

A New Era of Governance: The commissioning of the Regional Coordinating Council heralds a new era of governance for the Western North Region and the entire nation. As the first of its kind to be established for the six newly created regions, this initiative underscores the government’s dedication to fostering grassroots participation and facilitating effective administration at the regional level.

Symbolism of Sefwi Wiawso: The choice of Sefwi Wiawso as the site for the inaugural Regional Coordinating Council holds profound significance. As the Western North Regional Capital, Sefwi Wiawso embodies the spirit of growth, resilience, and community engagement. President Akufo-Addo’s decision to commission the Council in this vibrant city underscores its pivotal role in shaping the region’s future.

Empowering Regional Development: In his address during the ceremony, President Akufo-Addo emphasized the importance of empowering regional authorities to spearhead development initiatives tailored to the unique needs of their communities. The establishment of the Regional Coordinating Council in Western North Region exemplifies the government’s commitment to decentralization, ensuring that decision-making processes are inclusive and reflective of local aspirations.

A Testament to Collaboration: The successful commissioning of the Regional Coordinating Council would not have been possible without the collective efforts of government officials, local leaders, and community members. President Akufo-Addo commended the hardworking team behind the project, highlighting their dedication to advancing the region’s interests and fostering unity among its diverse populace.

Looking Ahead: As the Western North Region embarks on this new chapter of regional governance, there is renewed optimism for accelerated development, improved service delivery, and enhanced quality of life for its residents. The commissioning of the Regional Coordinating Council sets the stage for collaborative action and meaningful progress, positioning the region as a beacon of prosperity and opportunity.