National Information Technology Agency (NITA)

Ghana Government Roll-out Virtual Platform Agencies and MMDAs

The Government of Ghana through the Ministry of Communications and its implementing agency, National Information Technology Agency (NITA), is deploying the Smart Workplace™ solution...

Local Government Ministry commences training of MMDAs to enhance operations

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has commenced a two-day nationwide orientation and training programme for members of the newly constituted Metropolitan,...
Schools Concern

Provide more infrastructure to ensure social distancing at schools

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs)have been urged to embark on infrastructural development to provide enough classrooms and space to ensure physical distancing in...

COVID-19: Government to commence second phase of national disinfection exercise

To ensure sanity at public places amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Government will commence the second phase of the national disinfection, fumigation and cleaning exercise...
Mmdas Workshop

MMDCEs urged to ensure robust development in their areas

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) and their respective Coordinating Directors in the Northern region, have been urged to marshal all competencies and...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

NALAG requests stimulus package extension for MMDAs

The National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG) has called on government to extend its stimulus package to the Metropolitan, Municipal and Districts...
child labour

Ghana takes measures to address observed child labour in cocoa industry

The Government, on Friday, announced measures to address perceived issues of child labour in the cocoa industry, despite the inaccuracies in a report of...

MMDAs must relocate markets from school parks before reopening

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been urged to immediately relocate satellite markets on school parks in preparation towards the reopening of...
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Churches must register their premises – Security Council warns

Churches in the Ashanti Region have been directed to officially register their premises for effective monitoring by the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs). The...

MMDAs advised to mainstream HIV response activities into plans/budget

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been advised to begin to mainstream HIV/AIDS response activities in their planning and budgeting to ensure the...

COVID-19: Health Coalition calls on MMDAs to stem community-spread

The Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Health (GCNH) on Thursday called on the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to scale up precautionary measures...

COVID 19 and its impact on MMDAs Internally generated funds

The COVID 19 pandemic has caused more disruptions in the global economy, resulting in many countries announcing major stimulus packages for Industries and households. ...

MMDCEs tasked to enforce social distancing at markets, coastal communities

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs)in the Central Region have been tasked to effectively collaborate with the security agencies to enforce social distancing...
Fumigation Markets

Tema markets fumigated against COVID-19

Markets in the Tema Metropolis were on Monday shut down and fumigated with chlorine as part of government’s measures to curb the spread of...
President Akufo Addo

Local Government Ministry to coordinate disinfection of markets

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) to coordinate with the Metropolitan, Municipal and...
Energy Bulbs Distribution New

Government distributes free energy saving bulbs to Ghanaians

The Ministry of Energy, as part of efforts to reduce energy consumption, has distributed 12 million LED bulbs to Ghanaians through the Metropolitan, Municipal...

We won’t take excuses for non-performance-Regional Minister warns

Mr Kwamena Duncan, the Central Regional Minister has asked Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) to remain focused in achieving the developmental...

MMDAs urged to orientate Assembly Members

Dr Eric Oduro Osae, a local government expert, on Friday urged the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to organise orientation for inducted...

Let’s protect wetlands to reduce flooding – Wildlife Society appeals

The Ghana Wildlife Society on Sunday urged the public to protect and maintain wetlands to help reduce flooding and sustain the human race and...

Survey on Performance of MMDCEs outdoored

Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) were on Tuesday tasked to strike a delicate balance with their relationship with local and external...

East Mumprusi Assembly builds four CHPS compounds from DDF

Mr Danladi Abdul-Nashir, the East Mumprusi Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), North East Region, has said the Assembly through its District Development Facility (DDF),...

Ambulances should be manned only by NAS – Minister cautions MMDAs

Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, the Minister of Health on Tuesday cautioned Ministers, Members of Parliament and the Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies not...

A G charges Assembly Members to assist in revenue mobilization

Mrs. Gloria Akuffo, Attorney General and Minister of Justice, has charged members of the Kpone-Katamanso Municipal Assembly (KKMA) in the Greater Accra...

Stakeholders in Ashanti discuss ways to sustain immunization funding

A roundtable discussion has been held in Kumasi by key stakeholders and civil society organizations (CSOs) in health...

Attitudinal change is vital to protect the environment – Minister

Madam Cecilia Abena Dapaah, Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources (MSWR), has called on journalists to intensify efforts on societal attitudinal change as...

MMDAs advised to establish bush fire volunteers

Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, the Upper West Regional Minister, has advised Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in the Region to establish bush fire...

Residents in Tarkwa-Nsuaem urged to vote “Yes” in the December referendum

Residents of Tarkwa-Nsuaem constituency have been urged to vote "Yes " in the December referendum to strengthen grassroot democracy. The Head of Local Government Service,...

Our country Ghana is safe – Kan Dapaah

Mr. Albert Kan Dapaah, the Minister of National Security has given the assurance that there was no cause for alarm over cross-border activities that...

Do you want Political Parties to participate in District Level Elections?

“Do you want political parties to participate in District Level Elections: Yes or No,” Ms Josephine Nkrumah, Chairperson of the National Commission for...

Referendum on December 17th 2019 has nothing to do with MMDCEs Elections

Come December 17th, 2019, a scheduled referendum by the Electoral Commission would take place across designated centers in Ghana. Having observed the debate going...