Sissala East District will today be electing a presiding member.
This election comes as a result of the end of Turner of the former presiding member which lasted for six months. Mr. Jabumie Luri who presided over Assembly sittings for six months and had his Turner come to an end , has again been the only Assembly member contesting for the position after another contender known as Mr. Luri Bagon was disqualified for not having his documents properly endorsed.
Present at the sitting are the MP for the District Mr. Abass Raidwan Dauda, the deputy Upper West Regional minister Mr. Amidu Issahaku Chinnia,current DCE, former DCE’s, invited heads of departments,NGOs,all Assembly members both elected and appointed and many more.
The electoral commission is in the house to conduct the election.