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IFAD President: Agricultural Investment Can Change The Lives of Women & Girls

Investment in agriculture and rural development may be among the best ways for Canada to realize the goals of its new Feminist International Assistance...
agriculture

GARDJA backs creation of National Development Bank

The Ghana Agriculture and Rural Development Journalists Association (GARDJA) has said it supports Government’s intention to set up a National Development Bank to purposely...
Hajia Alima Mahama

Hajia Alima Mahama appointed as Clean Cookstoves member

Hajia Alima Mahama, the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, has been appointment as a member of the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves...
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...
Nandom District Assembly

District assemblies urged to setup development agenda

Mr. Thaddeus Arkum Aasoglenang, Nandom District Chief Executive has said there was the need for district assemblies to setup development agenda in the context...
banking

Bankers urged to win trust of clients

Mr Stephen Kwesi Bedu, the General Manager of the Akyempim Rural Bank, has urged workers in the banking sector, especially those in the rural...
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...
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...
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...

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...
Hajia Alima Mahama

Hajia Alima Mahama Refurbish Accra Psychiatric Infirmary

Hajia Alima Mahama, the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development has refurbished the Female Infirmary Ward of the Accra Psychiatric Hospital. The gesture, which...
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...
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...
Hunger Report

South-South and Triangular Cooperation Provides Solution to Fighting Hunger and Poverty

More than 300 participants representing governments, international organizations, academia, research organizations, the private sector, NGOs and civil society are expected to descend upon Brazil’s...
lawsuit

Ministry of Local Government Engineers In Court For Corruption

Two Civil Engineers of Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development who allegedly took GHc3,000.00 as bribes in order to award contract to an...
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Ghanaians Assured Of All Inclusive Government

Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Nana Adjei Boateng, has pledged the government’s resolve to go the extra mile to build a...

Supreme Court Ask Local Gov’t Minister To Appear Before Court

The Supreme Court has asked the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development to appear before it on May 30, this year. This is to...
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...

New Batch Of MMDAs Appointment Announced

Government on Wednesday announced the appointment of 212 Chief Executives for the Metropolitan Municipal and District Assemblies across the country. President Akuffo-Addo has already nominated...
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”...
Youth Innovation Challenge for Peace

HAYTAFORD Acknowledges Role Of Media

Mr Eric Duorinaah, a Team Leader of the Harnessing Youth Talents for Rural Development (HAYTAFORD) has urged the media to give more attention to...
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...
XXKM Of Roads

Switzerland Gov’t Pledge Support For Ghana’s Transportation System

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development would review its community development policy to align with the government’s ‘one district one factory’ project,...

How Society Ignore Effects Of Countless Preventable Disaster

Society over the years has ignored the heart-breaking effects of countless preventable disasters that had taken precious lives that perhaps had dreams of contributing...
Public Toilet- Driver License Office Accra (By K. Danso, July-2004)

World Bank, MLGRD Support Household Toilet Campaign

Mr George Asiedu, a Consultant at the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD), has called on the citizenry to take advantage of...
Former President John Agyekum Kufuor

Former President Determine To Eliminate Hunger

The strategic review seeks to contribute to the government efforts to accelerate progress toward eliminating hunger and food security with subsequent effects on improving...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

President-Elect Makes Key Appointments

The President-Elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Wednesday made key appointments for the Presidency and National Security ahead of his inauguration as Head of...

Ghanaian Media Engaged On District League Table

The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) and UNICEF has held an engagement with the media on reporting effectively on the District League Table...
La Nkwantanang

LaNMMA Tops District League Table

The La Nkwantanang-Madina Municipal Assembly (LaNMMA) in the Greater Accra Region has been adjudged the best performing District Assembly for 2016 with a score...
President John Dramani Mahama

President Mahama To Co-Chair Transition Team

Following the defeat of the ruling National Democratic Congress to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Wednesday, December 7 general election, President John...