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Develop guidelines for disbursement of DACF for malaria-SEND-Ghana

Mrs Harriet Nuamah Agyeman, Senior Programmes Officer at Send-Ghana, has said there should be guidelines on how the 0.5 per cent District Assembly Common...

Ada West PWDs benefit from DACF

The Ada West District Assembly has disbursed items to Persons Living With Disabilities(PWDs) in the district to enhance their livelihood. More than 100 persons benefited...
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Mahama promises to support PWDs

Former President John Dramani Mahama has given hope to Persons with Disability (PWDs)by promising to increase their share of the District Assembly Common Fund...
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MLGRD, ILGS launch nationwide orientation and training programme for assembly members

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) and the Institute of Local Government Studies (ILGS), have launched an orientation and training programme...
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Local Government Ministry donates items to Judicial Service

The District Assembly Common Fund (DACF) through the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has donated assorted items to the Judicial Service of...
South Tongu District Assembly Donates Water Tanks To Electoral Areas

South Tongu District Assembly donates water tanks to electoral areas

Mr. Emmanuel Louis Agama, the District Chief Executive of South Tongu District in the Volta Region has presented water tanks to 11 electoral areas...

Eastern Region tops infractions on utilisation of DACF, other statutory funds

It has emerged at a public hearing of a Public Accounts Committee of Parliament (PAC) that the Eastern Region is leading, among the...

High financial anomalies in MMDAs recorded for 2018 financial year

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in the Northern region have been flagged by the Auditor-General’s report of high financial irregularities at the...

Two pledge to fix Adagya “death trap” bridge

Dr. Osei Yaw Adutwum, Member of Parliament (MP) for the Bosomtwe, in Ashanti, together with Mr. Joseph K. Asumaning, the District Chief Executive...

PPP backs elections of MMDCE’s, demands amendment of the constitution.

The Progressive People’s Party (PPP) has backed the calling for the election of metropolitan, municipal and district chief executives (MMDCEs) and called on Ghanaians...
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Zabzugu District engages citizens on revenue mobilization

Participants at a revenue mobilization workshop in the Zabzugu District have expressed worry about the interference of some political leaders in revenue mobilisation and...

Independence of Internal Auditors paramount for effective internal audit : AG

The Auditor-General (AG), Mr. Daniel Yaw Domelevo, has indicated that, Internal Audit in the Public Service is not as effective as it's supposed to...
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DCE Builds New Market for His Community

Madam Veronica Alele Heming, the District Chief Executive (DCE) for Bole in the Northern Region has commissioned two constructed market centres in the district...

Effutu Assembly Completes more projects

The Effutu Municipal Assembly as part of its measures to avoid the reoccurrence of flooding experienced in the recent years has distilled major drains...
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Assembly Members charged to help raise IGF

The Nsawam- Adoagyiri Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mr Isaac Buabeng has charged assembly members in the municipality to support the assembly to intensify its...

Tanyigbe-Anyigbe 6-unit classroom block construction starts soon

The Ho Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mr. Nelson Johnson Akorli, has performed the ceremony to mark the start of the construction of a six...

PWDs indicts social welfare officer for extortion

Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in Wa East have accused the District Social Welfare Officer of using threats to force them to give back to...

DACF program to cover women

A certain percentage of the District Assembly Common Fund (DACF) is to be set aside to support women to enhance their socio-economic livelihoods, Mrs....

GFD bare teeth at MMDAs for failing to disburse funds to Persons with Disabilities

The Ghana Federation of Disability Organization (GFD) has frowned against the slow pace in which the disbursement of the 3% District Assemblies Common Fund...

Re-registration Exercise for PWDs Begins

The National Council for People with Disabilities is embarking on a nationwide re-registration programme to collect accurate data on PWDs to see how best...
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Monyupelle people appeal to government to release DACF

Residents of Monyupelle Community in the Nandom District have appealed to government to release the District Assemblies Common Fund (DACF) to enable the various...

Kwahu East DCE promises to complete all on-going projects in district

The Kwahu East District Chief Executive (DCE), Mr. Isaac Agyapong, has promised to ensure the completion of all development projects started by the assembly. He...

Torshie Addo proposes change in formula for distribution of Gov’t funds

Madam Irene Naa Torshie Addo, the President’s nominee for District Assemblies’ Common Fund (DACF) Administrator has proposed a change in the formula for the...

Shai-Osudoku District Reacts To Financial State Of Assembly

The Shai-Osudoku District Assembly (SODA) has denied media reports that the Assembly was facing financial crises and therefore could not complete developmental projects. Mr Kofi...

Assemblies Entreated To Commit To Welfare Of Physically – Challenged

Mr. Sylvester Barima Antwi, Founder of the Physically Challenged Action Foundation Training and Rehabilitation Centre, has entreated the decentralised assemblies to be committed to...

Assemblies Entreated To Champion Welfare Of Physically-Challenged

Mr. Sylvester Barima Antwi, Founder of the Physically Challenged Action Foundation Training and Rehabilitation Centre, has entreated the decentralized assemblies to be committed to...

MP’s must be punished whenever funds go missing

He observed that such punitive action would boost decentralisation as an effective means to address the challenge of “winner-takes-all” notion, which has taken a...

MMDAs advised to pass malaria fund through GHS

The Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) per the guidelines for the utilization of the District Assembly Common Fund (DACF) for 2016 fiscal year...
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Education Minister calls for Prioritization in education

Education Minister, Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang, said it was important to make sure that significant proportion of the money was used to improve schools...

Districts of Ho west slams media over misuse of DACF cash

The Ho West District Assembly in the Volta region has responded to publications in section of the media on an alleged misappropriation of the...