Mr Osei Assibey Antwi garnered 132 Yes votes, representing 99.2 per cent, at Friday’s election held in Kumasi.
Members of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) have overwhelmingly endorsed an appointee of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as the Chief Executive of the Assembly.
There was one rejected vote.
New Patriotic Party supporters, sympathisers, assembly members and residents of Kumasi trooped to the True Vine Hotel where the election was held.
Delivering his acceptance speech, he pledged to work with structures to ensure speedy progress of the metropolis.
“support me to deliver on my mandate”.