Okyeman Cultural Association
Toronto - Canada

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  • To encourage goodwill and understanding between Akyems and Canadians by participating in cultural, social and educational programmes.
  • To co-operate with other groups and organizations having similar aims and objectives.
  • To mediate in internal differences between Akyems so as to prevent actions leading to legal settlements.

  • ARTICLE 4: MEMBERSHIP
  • Full membership is open to any person whose mother and father come from any of the three Akyem traditional areas, regardless of where the person was born or socialized, OR
  • Any person whose mother comes from any of the three Akyem traditional areas, regardless of his or her place of birth or socialization, OR
  • Any person whose father alone comes from any of the three Akyem traditional areas, regardless of his or her place of birth or socialization, OR
  • Any person who does not come from any of the three Akyem traditional areas, but who is a citizen of Ghana, provided the person shows a clear intention to become a member on genuine affirmation of faith, and support of the Association.
    1. The person shall be introduced by two members of the Association, AND
    1. The acceptance of such a person shall be voted upon by members at a General Meeting.
  • Associate membership may be granted to non-Akyems or non-Ghanaian upon the recommendation of the Executive Committee on condition that such membership will not be detrimental to the Association

  • ARTICLE 5: OFFICERS
  • The running of the Association shall be vested in the Executive Committee.
  • The Executive of the Association shall be the President, Vice President, Deputy Vice President, Secretary, Assistant Secretary, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer, Public Relations Officer and Assistant Public Relations Officer.
  • The Executive may appoint Interim Committees to assist in special duties when desired.

  • ARTICLE 6: TERMS OF OFFICE
  • The Executive of the Association shall be elected at the Annual General Meeting in December to serve for a term of two years.
  • The new administration shall assume office on the first day of January, the New Year.
  • No member shall hold more than two offices at a time, unless it is urgently necessary and approval of such appointment is given at the general meeting.
  • Officers shall hold offices during period of good behaviour and competency.
    1. An Officer shall be removed from office for misconduct or incompetency by a majority vote of members present and entitled to vote at a meeting of which notice to transact such business have been circulated to all members.
  • Any officer whose term is expired may be elected for term of office if members so desire.
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