Astroturf For New Suame Community

The New Suame Division Park in the Suame Municipality of Ashanti Region is to be transformed in to a synthetic pitch popularly called ‘AstroTurf ‘.

It was initiated by the Member of Parliament (MP) for Suame Constituency, Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu and sponsored by the Ghana Gas Company.

The project is expected to be completed in six (6) months and being undertaken by a local contractor ‘’Best Limited’’

At the sod cutting ceremony on Sunday, 20th February, 2022, the Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Gas Company, Dr. Benjamin. K.D. Asante

Dr. Benjamin. K.D. Asante stressed their determination to continue to be supportive of national projects.

Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu (MP) said the project was dear to his heart to ensure the development of football and other sports-related disciplines.

He commended Ghana Gas Company for responding positively to the request made for the construction of the project.

According to Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, government would continue to be keen on developmental projects in the constituency as he mentioned the construction of roads among the lots.

In attendance was the Municipal Chief Executive, Hon. Maxwell Ofosu Boakye, former Municipal Chief Executive, Hon. Dr. John Osei Bobie Boahen, Traditional Authorities, Assembly Members, Clergies, Officials from Ghana Gas and Heads of Departments.

Election Of Presiding Member – SMA

On Thursday, 3rd February, 2022, a Special meeting of the Suame Municipal Assembly was held to elect Honourable Kofi Boakye Ansah as the Presiding Member of the Suame Municipal Assembly.

The Office of the Municipal Electoral Commissioner, Mr Seth Mensah conducted the elections. At the end of poll, All the 25 members who were present voted Yes representing 100% of the vote cast.

His Lordship, Samuel Obeng Diawuo swore Hon. Kofi Boakye Ansah into office.

Hon. Kofi Boakye Ansah in his acceptance speech pledged to work with all stakeholders and counted their support for a successful tenure of office.

The meeting was well attended by the Member of Parliament for Suame Constituency, Traditional authorities, Assembly Members, Heads of Department, Security Personnel, Party Faithfuls, Media Houses and Religious Leaders.

As part of remarks by the Member of Parliament (MP) for Suame Constituency, Majority Leader, Hon.  Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu called for unity and cooperation from all members geared towards improving the Municipality.

2021 Green Ghana Day

Following the National Launch of the 2021 Green Ghana held on March 23rd ,2021 by the Minister for the Lands & Natural Resources.  Hon. Samuel A. Jinapor, the Executive Director of Forestry Commission directed the various MMDAS across the country to observe and celebrate the day with tree planting activities under the theme: ‘’ Forest Restoration, Planting Five Million Trees in a day’’.  The celebration was held on 11th June 2021 at Kantinka Dr. Donkor Fordjour Electoral Area in the Suame Municipality

The Forestry Commission supplied the Assembly with trees of varying species. The following institutions played a vital role in the exercise which included

  • Education Directorate
  • Forestry Department
  • Spatial Planning Unit
  • Nadmo
  • NCCE
  • Information Service

The Member of Parliament for Suame, Hon Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu joined hands with the chief and people of Breman to plant trees at Breman Cemetery. A total of 1,560 seedlings made of 500 mahogany, 400 ofram and teak respectively with 100 cassia, 50 coconut, akyee and flamboyant respectively and 10 royal palms were received and planted.