Five persons are gunning for the Council of State position in the Upper West Region.
The five candidates who have submitted their forms are; the Niator Kuoru, Kuoru Barchen Nlowie Baninye, a Divisional Chief of the Buwa Traditional Council in the Sissala West District.
He is 52 years old and a product of Hongik University of Business, Seoul – South Korea, Mr. Abubakari Sadik Mohaisen, a 34-year-old Accountant from the Kumasi Polytechnic from Wa.
Others are; the Tumu Kuoru, Kuoru Richard Babini Kanton, Paramount Chief of the Tumu Traditional Council in the Sissala East District.The 59 year-old Kuoru Kanton is a product of the Kanton Secondary School, 71-year old Naa Dikomwine Domalae, Paramount Chief of the Daffiama Traditional Council and Barrister at Law from the University of Ghana, Legon and the 54-year old Gbankor Naa, Emmanuel M-Yuori, a Post Graduate Diploma (Communication Studies) from the School of Communication
Studies, University of Ghana Legon.
In all, eight persons picked up forms in the region, but only five submitted their forms to meet the deadline.