(1) There shall be a District Chief Executive for every district who shall be appointed by the President with the prior approval of not less than two-thirds majority of members of the Assembly present and voting at the meeting.
(2) The District Chief Executive shall -
(a) preside at meetings of the Executive Committee of the Assembly;
(b) be responsible for the day-to-day performance of the executive and administrative functions of the District Assembly; and
(c) be the chief representative of the Central Government in the district.
(3) The office of District Chief Executive shall become vacant if-
(a) a vote of no confidence, supported by the votes of not less than two-thirds of all the members of the District Assembly is passed against him; or
(b) he is removed from office by the President; or
(c) he resigns or dies.