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Court unable to commence case of 2 civil engineers

An Accra Circuit Court was unable to commence hearing into the case of two Civil Engineers of Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development...
Ghana District League Table 2014 launched by Deputy Local Government Minister, Nii Lantey Vanderpuje

Minister worried over poor performance of assemblies

Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, the Volta Regional Minister, has expressed worry over the poor performance of municipal and district assemblies in the Region on...
Tema Metropolitan Assembly

TMA tops Ghana District League Table

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) took the first position on this year’s Ghana District League Table, with a score of 80, the highest score...
Local Government Service

Local Government Service Re-affirm Support To DLT

The Local Government Service (LGS) has re-affirmed its unwavering interest and support to the District League Table (DLT) and therefore charged all Metropolitan, Municipal...
Kwashiorkor

Ghana Asked To Fast – Track Nutrition Planning Manual

Government has been asked to fast-track efforts to develop a nutrition planning manual to enhance the capacity of sectors and districts for nutrition planning...

Population Census must be conducted by NIA – Hon. Owusu Amankwaa

MP for Manhyia North Hon. Randy Collins Owusu Amankwaa, has called on government to shift the role of conducting population and housing census from...
toilet

GAMA-SWP Showcase Toilet At Half Price At May Day Parade

The Greater Accra Metropolitan Area-Sanitation and Water Project (GAMA-SWP) has demonstrated its new toilet at half price concept at the May Day rally in...
Open Defecation

Ministry Takes Steps To Rebrand Work Of Environmental Health Officers

The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources is to rebrand the scope of work of the Environmental Health Officers (EHOs) popularly known as “Samasama”...
Open Defecation

GAMA-SWP Take Steps To Curb Open Defecation

The residents of the La-Nkwantanang Madina Municipality have been urged to embrace the half-price toilet facility being provided by the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area-Sanitation...
Youth Farming Agriculture

Rwandan Youth To Celebrate Youthful Achievers

Mwesigwa Robert, the Executive Secretary of the National Youth Council, urges young Rwandans to preserve the achievements of the Country by learning lessons from...

LGM Advisory Board Of COMSDEF inaugurated

He said as a result, the country had experience pockets of slum settlements and its associated urban sprawl. Mr Obeng-Poku...

Karni community cries out to the Ministry of Local Government

They want the district to be named Lambussie-Karni for peace to prevail. The people said some individuals with the intention of sowing seed of discord...
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Election steering committee formed to ensure fairness

Membership of the Committee was drawn from the various sectors of the country. They are expected to coordinate the activities of the various stakeholders within...

Political heads deliberate on District League Table

The DLT being implemented by the Centre for Democratic Development - Ghana (CDD-Ghana), in collaboration with UNICEF and the Ministry of Local Government and...
waste truck and bins ready being launched by the dignitaries

Waste bins to be distributed across Ghana

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development through the NAWABIN concept is collaborating with other private waste service providers to distribute one million...

Framework for assessing level of development initiated

The Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) and UNICEF Ghana have initiated a project to create a league table for 216 districts to assess and...
CEDAW

Ghana records a decline in polygamy

(By Francis Ameyibor, GNA Special Correspondent; Geneva, Switzerland) Ghana on Friday outlined before the 59th Session of the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of...
Vodafone

Vodafone Ghana commended for its massive expansion

Mr Edward Sarpong, Deputy Minister of Communications, has paid a working visit to the Head Office of Vodafone in Accra to familiarize himself with...
AMA

Commission directs AMA to pay compensation

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has been urged to pay compensation over a land it acquired at Kwabenya, a suburb of Accra, for a...
Rural Women

Ghana commemorates International Day of Rural Women

Shea Network Ghana (SNG), a civil society organization, has condemned the destruction of shea trees for charcoal, plantation crops, construction and development as farm...

Judgement Debt Commission owes ECG

The new premises of the Judgement Debt Commission, has been disconnected over GH? 90,000 electricity bill arrears owed the Electricity Company of Ghana. Mr Justice...
Street Naming

Hilla Limann Named After A High Street In Wa

The Sissala West District in the Upper West Region has commissioned its street naming project ahead of the 30th September deadline given by President...
Journalists

Journalists Urged To Investigate And Cross-Check Facts

The Central Regional Minister, Mr Thomas Aquinas Tawiah Quansah, on Wednesday said it was the responsibility of media practitioners to hold public office holders...
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Biofil Toilet System Introduced In La Dadekotopon

Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has inspected a pilot project to introduce the use of the Biofil Toilet System in the La Dadekotopon Municipal Area. Currently,...
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MCE Worried About The Extent Of Armed Robbery

In compliance with the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development Accountability system, the Wa Municipal Assembly, on Thursday, rendered account on expenditure to...
sanitation

MMDCEs warned of declining sanitation situation

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development will query Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executive (MMDCE) who fails to furnish the ministry with...