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NGO Charges MMDAs Must Create Project Monitoring Teams in Communities

The Municipal, Metropolitan and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been urged to set up and motivate project monitoring teams to supervise construction of physical development...

W/R: 11 MMDAs to honour Inter-District JHS Quiz Competition slated for March 2, 2019

Eleven (11) Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) of the Western Region are expected to participate in the 2019 Edition of the Western Region...
Sanitation City

Parliament of Ghana tasked to Boost MMDAs sanitation By-laws

Ms Benedicta Gogo, a member of Clean Ghana Action Ambassadors, a Non-Governmental Organisation, has called on Parliament to come up with mechanisms to strengthen...
Ashanti Region

Asante-Akim South Gets A Municipal Status

A colourful ceremony has been held at Juaso to commemorate the formal elevation and official inauguration of the Asante Akim South District into a...
Tema Metropolitan Assembly

Tema Metropolitan Assembly Headquarter engulf with filth

An octogenarian resident of Tema has bemoaned the choked and stench emitting gutters behind the Tema Metropolitan Assembly Headquarters’ building and charged its management...
Youth Farming Agriculture

Ghanaian youth asked to take advantage of agriculture policies

The Ghanaian youth has been asked to take advantage of government’s efforts to promote the agricultural sector to enhance his personal and societal development. “The...
HIV-and-AIDS

MDAs directed to celebrate World AIDS Day alongside Farmers’ Day

The Eastern Regional Minister, Mr Samuel Kwakye-Darfuor, has directed all the Municipal and District Assemblies (MDAs) in the Region to celebrate the World AIDS...

Audit Committee asked to discharge duties with professionalism

The Upper West Regional Audit Committee has been inaugurated with a call on members to discharge their duties with professionalism to ensure the implementation...

Ghana Gov’t pursuing policies to reduce unemployment

Vice President, Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said a total of 100,000 unemployed graduates will have the opportunity to be employed by government in...
Education

Stakeholders draw roadmap to improve education in C/R

The Central Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) had pledged its readiness to undertake immediate steps to effectively collaborate with relevant stakeholders to avert the falling...
Local Government Service

MMDA’s plan for the coming year

The Local Government Service (LGS) has organised a two-day conference for Regional, Metropolitan, Municipal and District Coordinating Directors in Sunyani, in the Brong Ahafo...
ghana fire service

Fire cases in Brong-Ahafo reduced by 20%

Assistant Chief Fire Officer (ACFO) James Owusu-Adjei, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Commander of the Ghana National Fire Service, has said the region from January to...
Hajia Alima Mahama

MMDA’s directed to capture gov’ts poverty intervention

Hajia Alima Mahama, the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development has directed Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to capture implementation of government’s...

Ghanaians encouraged to join movement Against Child Abuse

The ministries of Gender, Children and Social Protection and Local Government and Rural Development, in collaboration with UNICEF, have launched a national campaign to...

Local Government asked to resolve MMDAs boundary disputes

The Advertising Association of Ghana (AAG) has called on the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) to resolve boundary disputes among the...

Finance officers urged to be gate keepers of state finance

Finance officers at the Metropolitan, Municipal, District Assemblies and Agencies have been urged to adopt the Public Financial Management Act (921) as their guide...
Local Government Service

Internal Auditors overlooking corruption

Dr Nana Ato Arthur, the head of the Local Government Services (LGS) has advised Internal Auditors to work hard to safeguard the national purse...
Local Government Service

Experts want 2 year term of Presiding Members extended

A Local Government Expert has called for the extension of the current two years renewable duration of office of Presiding Members (PM) in the...
FDIs

Agona West Assembly involves stakeholders in planning process

The Agona West Municipal Assembly has organized a stakeholders meeting on the preparation of the four-year Medium -Term Development Plan from 2018 to 2021. It...
open defecation

Northern Region Benefit From pour flush toilets

Eight Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAS) in Northern Region (NR) are benefiting from Sama Sama pour flush toilets to end opened defecation in...

MAVC connect citizens and District Assembly functionaries

Dr Fletcher Tembo, Programme Director, Making All Voices Count (MAVC), an International Initiative Programme, has called grantees to develop effective relationships with their various...
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...

Ministry Draw Attention To Challenges of Open Defecation

Mr Kofi Adda, the Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources, has asked Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to submit their roadmap for...

Audit Committee Of MMDA’s Asked To Probe Misapplication Of Funds

Dr Eric Oduro Osae, a local governance expert has urged audit committee members of the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to probe misapplication...
Ghana Export Promotion Authority

GEPA Plans To Rake $10b With One Product Per District Initiative

The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) will boost the export of Non-Traditional Exports (NTE) through its initiative, "One District, One Export Product" to rake...
cedi

Audit Committees of MMDA’s Tasked To Prevent Financial Malfeasance

Audit Committees of the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been asked to go the extra mile to prevent acts of financial...
INDUSTRIALIZATION

Ghana Gov’t To Identify One Exportable Product Per District

The National export strategy is geared towards the identification, development and promotion of at least one exportable product per District to synchronise government's...
PIAC

MMDA’s Obliged To Public Request For Accountability

The media and any concerned citizen in any locality have the right to demand accountability about the financial administration of the Metropolitan, Municipal and...
pregnant

Pregnant Women Encouraged To Visit Health Facilities

Mrs Tina Mensah, the Deputy Minister of Health, has advised pregnant women to attend regular antenatal clinics to know their health conditions for medical...

Re-Training Of Young Graduates Unnecessary

The Ghana Association of Science Teachers (GAST) has expressed worry that most industries often have to re-train the young graduate before they can fit...