Healthy Cities for Adolescents’ holds sensitization workshop

The Healthy Cities for Adolescents Project Ghana (HCA), has organized a forum to build the capacity of parents and teachers to prepare them to...
Muslim faithfuls take part in the Eid al-Fitr prayers at Nakivubo stadium in Kampala, capital of Uganda, July 17, 2015. Muslim faithful in Uganda on Friday attended the Eid al-Fitr prayers which marks the end of Ramadan. Sheikh Ramadhan Mubajje, the Mufti of Uganda who led the prayers asked Muslims to be vigilant with their lives and security, following the increasing killings of Sheikhs in Uganda. (Xinhua/Joseph Kiggundu)

No regional and district Eidul Fitr prayers, security agents to ensure compliance

In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no regional and district Eidul Fitr Prayers. All Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in the...
illegal mining

Reject MMDCEs who condone illegal mining activities – FoN

Mr Solomon Kusi, the Programmes Coordinator of Friends of the Nation (FoN), has called on President Akufo-Addo not to maintain Metropolitan, Municipal and District...
SACS Training

Social Auditing Clubs trained to monitor development projects

Social Auditing Clubs (SACS) have been charged to ensure the implementation of audit recommendations at the Metropolitan, Municipal, and the District Assemblies (MMDAs). They should...
MMDA’s and Directors

MMDCEs must sign performance contracts – ILGS Director

Dr Nicholas Awortwi, Director of Institute of Local Government Studies (ILGS), has proposed to Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) to sign performance...
Masks Ghana

Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council to enforce COVID-19 protocols

The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council says it will enforce COVID-19 safety protocols during the Easter festivities. A statement issued...

MMDAs must scale-up fight against plastic pollution in Ghana

Dr Eric Oduro Osae, a Public Financial Management and Local Government Expert, has urged Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to scale-up fight against...
MMDAs on nutrition

MMDAs urged to mainstream nutrition issues into Development Plans

Stakeholders at a forum in Bolgatanga have called on the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to prioritize and mainstream issues of nutrition into...

Local Governance Expert bemoans lack of coordination among MDAs

Mr Akwasi Owusu-Bi, Local Governance Specialist has bemoaned the lack of coordination among the sub-national agencies on their activities and timely release of budgetary...
Mmdas Development

MMDAs exist to accelerate local development-Planning Officer

The Municipal, Metropolitan, and District Assemblies exist to accelerate local development; Mrs Sibawehi Khadijah Assistant Development Planning Officer, Kpone-Katamanso Municipal Assembly has stated. Mrs. Khadijah...
Mr Dan Botwe

MMDAs will collaborate to anchor government’s flagship initiatives – Botwe

The Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) will work collaboratively with agencies facilitating the implementation of government's flagship initiatives to actualise the policy objectives. Mr...
Dr Ato Arthur

I will at all times rally my support for MMDCEs Elections – Dr Ato...

The Head of the Local Government Services, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur has revealed that he will at all times support the election of Metropolitan,...
Nana Addo

President Akufo-Addo to open 72nd Annual New Year School

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will on Tuesday, January 19, open the 72nd Annual New Year School and Conference at the University of Ghana,...
His Lordship Kwasi Anin Yeboah

Chief Justice receives copies of 2020 Transitional Handing-Over Notes

The Chief Justice, Kwasi Anin Yeboah, has received copies of the 2020 Transitional Handing-Over Notes at a brief ceremony in Accra. The presentation, which was...
Health Malaria Failures

Budgetary failures at MMDAs affront to fight against malaria

The failure of the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to prioritise malaria control programmes in the district's financial plans and budgets is an...
Training Officers

Information Officers urged to provide effective data for national development

The Metropolitan, Municipal and District Information Officers (MMDAIOs) have been asked to provide the government with effective data to assist in decision-making. ...

Assembly engages stakeholders on fees and rates

The Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipal Assembly has engaged stakeholders on the fixing of rates and fees for 2021. The move was to avoid conflict between the...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

NDC to confront Post-COVID era holistically

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has developed a Post-COVID-19 era blueprint to holistically fix the deep cracks in Ghana’s health system and upscale the...

MMDAs urged to reward retired employees

Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies (MMDA's) have been urged to reward their retiring employees for contributing to the growth of the Assemblies. Celebrating the people...

FOSDA Holds DRM Engagement with MMDAs

The Foundation for Security and Development in Africa (FOSDA) has held a two-day engagement for some selected Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in...

Government commits to assisting MMDAs to enhance service delivery

Hajia Alima Mahama, the Minister for Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD), has assured Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) of government’s commitment to...

Development of Assemblies hinges on Unit Committees

Mr Jonathan Azasu, a Local Governance Expert, has said the development of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies hinges on strong Unit Committees. ...
Ncce Auditing

NCCE advocates participatory governance to strengthen accountability

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) should be more transparent in their activities as they work for the development of their communities. Mr Suraka Saani,...

MLGRD to give update on financing of MMDAs

The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Hajia Alima Mahama, will, Wednesday, August 26, give update on the Ministry's efforts to increase funding...
Mrs Thywill Eyra Kpe

RCCs must prioritise gender parity to spur equitable growth— Gender Advocate

The Department of Gender has charged all Regional Coordinating Councils (RCCs) to commit to its mandatory budgetary allocations for running gender awareness, gender...
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...