Chief Executive Officer of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, Osei Assibey-Antwi has withdrawn from the mayorship race, Ashantibiz.com can confirm
The mayor, including other 8 other persons picked forms and have gone through vetting process to cling the ultimate position within the metropolis.
The Special Aid to the mayor, Fredrick Addai confirmed the mayor’s withdrawal on a radio programme was monitored by Ashantibiz.
“As special aid to the Mayor, I can confirm that Mr Osei Assibey Antwi has declared his intentions to discontinue his mandate as mayor for Kumasi”, he said this on Akoma fm.
Reasons for the mayor’s withdrawal from the race is not immediately clear.