Headlines

6 March, 2024 -- CCMA Celebrates 67th Independence Day

13 Feb, 2024 -- CCMA Inaugurates New General Assembly

11 Dec, 2023 -- 2nd Edition of CCMA Annual Week Celebrations

30 Nov, 2023 -- Waste Management Department evacuates sites

14 Nov, 2023 -- CCMA holds its General Assembly Meeting

26 Oct, 2023 -- CCMA hosts Climate Change Seminar

9 Oct, 2023 -- CCMA hosts Central Regional Budget Hearing

28 Sept, 2023 -- Community Mobilization & Sensitization

11 Sept, 2023 -- Working visit by new CRCC Chief Director

21 Aug, 2023 -- Department of Social Welfare Sensitization

16 Aug, 2023 -- New VC of CCTU pays courtesy visit

16 Aug, 2023 -- Medeama SC calls on Mayor of Cape Coast

1 Aug, 2023 -- Cape Coast officially joins ICLEI-Local Governments.

20 July, 2023 -- Community Mobilisation & Awareness Creation

14 July, 2023 -- Patching of Potholes within the Metropolis

13 July, 2023 -- Handing over Atta-Mills Presidential Library

9 June, 2023 -- Green Ghana Day 2023 observed in Cape Coast

3 June, 2023 -- CCMA organizes Metro-wide Clean-up Exercise

2 June, 2023 -- Day 2 of Soap-Making Training Workshop

1 June, 2023 -- 2-Day Soap-Making Training launched

1 June, 2023 -- Cape Coast joins CitiesWithNature!

15 May, 2023 -- Gravelling begins on inner-city roads

9 May, 2023 -- Disbursement of PWDs Common Fund Support

3 May, 2023 -- CCMA holds 1st General Assembly Meeting 2023

29 April, 2023 -- First Session of YouStart candidates graduate

25 April, 2023 -- YouStart Programme for Cape Coast District launched

28 Mar, 2023 -- Kamala Harris visits the historic city of Cape Coast

6 Mar, 2023 -- Cape Coast marks Ghana's 66th Independence

16 Feb, 2023 -- RTI Unit embarks on departmental sensitization

14 Feb, 2023 -- Mayor commissions toilet facility at Anakyin

1 Feb, 2023 -- Sod-cutting for rehabilitation of Philip Quarcoe Schools

22 Jan, 2023 -- Mayor donates to Vipers FC and Ebusua Dwarfs FC

14 Dec, 2022 -- Mayor Ernest Arthur speaks at UN Conference in Canada

11 Nov, 2022 -- CCMA holds 9th General Assembly Meeting

4 Nov, 2022 -- Update: Abura Chieftaincy Dispute

19 July, 2022 -- CCMA Heads of Departments/Units Meeting

14 June, 2022 -- CCMA supports Persons-With-Disabilities (PWDs)

10 June, 2022 -- Cape Coast Metropolis observes Green Ghana Day

7 June, 2022 -- CCMA meets leadership of Transport Unions

31 March, 2022 -- CCMA receives Public Utilities Regulatory Commission

30 March, 2022 -- Hon. Nana Kweku Awuku re-elected as Presiding Member

11 March, 2022 -- Mayor commissions modern classrooms block

6 March, 2022 -- Cape Coast marks Ghana's 65th Independence Day

17 February, 2022 -- Cape Coast readies for 65th Independence Day

15 February, 2022 -- Mayor hands over Kakumdo CHPS Compound

14 February, 2022 -- Sharing Love the Right Way - A Valentine's Day Seminar

7 Dec, 2021 -- Management and Staff of CCMA hold 2021 Durbar

17 Oct, 2021 -- CCMA Members approve MCE-nominee Ernest Arthur

6 October, 2021 -- For a second time, CCMA Members deny MCE-nominee

27 Sept, 2021 -- CCMA Members deny Metro Chief Executive-nominee

14 May, 2021 -- Sensitization for School Feeding and Food Vendors

21 April, 2021 -- CCMA holds 8th General Assembly Meeting

25 Aug, 2020 -- HR Department organizes seminar on Report Writing

18 April, 2020 -- CCTU donates to CCMA

Mayor of Cape Coast

Hon. Ernest Arthur

Mayor of Cape Coast

Profile

Mayor Ernest Arthur is a graduate of the Cape Coast Technical University with specialization in Marketing Studies. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Governance, Environment and Sustainable Development from the School for Development Studies, University of Cape Coast.

Hon. Arthur is serving his second term as the Mayor of Cape Coast. During this period, he has strengthened the Sister-City Relations with the City of Bonn, Germany and has signed a Sister-City partnership agreement with the City of New Orleans. Under his leadership, Cape Coast became a member of ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability. He has led several development initiatives to improve the livelihoods of the people through education, job creation, tourism development, local economic development, waste management and sanitation.

Mayor Arthur has attended several international conferences/summits including COP 23 in Bonn, Germany in 2017, the 2022 ICLEI World Congress in Malmo, Sweden, Sustainable Development Partnership Conference in Bonn, Germany in 2022, COP 15 in Montreal, Canada in December 2022, among others.

Prior to his appointment as Mayor of Cape Coast in May 2017, he was the Constituency Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party in the Cape Coast South.

He is also a businessman with business interest in Oil and Gas. He is the owner and Chief Executive Officer of ERNART Enterprise Ltd and Fish Farming. In 2010, He won the Best Fish Farmer Award in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly. Between 2005 and 2008, he worked as a Deputy Western Regional Premix Coordinator having done his National Service in a similar area with Fisherman Service Center in Sekondi a year earlier.

Hon. Ernest Arthur has interest in sustainability, innovation, fishing, farming and football.