The Paramount Chief of the Bole Traditional Area, Bolewura Sarfo Kutege Feso I, has customarily pronounced Alhaji Adam Zakaria, member of the council of state for the Savannah Region as Chief of Kpongri of the Bole Traditional Area.
The declaration was done on March 15, 2021, which will subsequently be followed with his enskinnment with an announce date yet to be fixed.
Alhaji Adams Zakaria, who polled all fourteen votes during the elections of the members of council of State, was born in Bole to Maluwewura Zakaria of Bole and Mantewuche Achulo of Buipe. He attended Bole L.A. Primary and Middle Schools, Bawku Secondary School, Bagabaga College and University of Cape Coast where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics (Second Class Upper) and later, a Master’s degree in Management.
He taught as a professional teacher in Mole L,A. Primary (Damongo), Bagabaga College (Tamale), Alfata Institute (Libya), Accra Academy (Accra), Butterworth College (South Africa) and retired compulsory as Principal of Bagabaga College in December, 2015 on the rank of Director 2 of Ghana Education Service.
Among other positions he held outside his profession are National Secretary of Gonjaland Youth Association, Presiding Member of Bole District Assembly, Board Member of Electricity Company of Ghana, Board Member of Bui Power Authority, Member of Regional Executive (NPP)(N/R) Chairman of Finance Committee (NPP)(N/R), Chairman of Disciplinary Committee (NPP)(N/R), Member of Council of Elders(NPP)(N/R), Chairman of Council of Elders (Savannah Region), Chairman of Election 2020 Advisory Committee(Savannah Region).