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Construction of 90 courts across Ghana underway – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says government, through the Ministry of Local Government and the District Assembly Common Fund, has commenced the construction of...
Dr Agnes Adu

25th Ghana International Trade Fair Exhibition Goes Virtual

The Ghana Trade Fair Company Limited (GTFC) as part of its statutory *mandate* to host the international trade exhibition annually, this *year's* exhibition...

Agona West Assembly undertakes disinfection of markets and public places

The Agona West Municipal Assembly on Sunday disinfected over 30 markets including the Central and Mandela markets at Swedru to reduce viruses, insects and...
Politics Orientation Assembly Members

Training for assembly members in Effutu and Gomoa East commences

A two-day orientation and training workshop for Assembly members drawn from Effutu and Gomoa East is underway at Winneba, with a call on them...

COVID-19: UNICEF donates to Judicial Service/Births and Death Registry

UNICEF Ghana has donated personal protective equipment (PPEs) to the Judicial Service and the Births and Deaths Registry, as part of efforts to...

Dormaa Central Assembly disinfects Municipality

The Dormaa Central Municipal Assembly in the Bono Region has disinfected Dormaa-Ahenkro, its capital and other parts of the Municipality to prevent any outbreak...
Municipal Chief Executive

Weija-Gbawe residents complying with COVID-19 protocols – MCE

Mr Patrick K. B. Kumor, Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Weija-Gbawe said, residents in the Municipality are cooperative and complying with the Coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Commuters stranded as transport, business activities halt in Kumasi

Many commuters found it difficult getting to their destinations as transport activities came to a virtual halt in the Kumasi metropolis on Friday, March...

Fumigation Exercises for Tamale Markets take off

The Tamale Metropolitan Assembly (TaMA) has commenced fumigation of local markets and lorry stations within the metropolis as plans outlined to combat the spread...

CODA receives support to combat COVID-19

The Ekumfi Fruits and Juices Limited has donated 50 knapsack spraying equipment to the Coastal Development Authority (CODA), to aid the Authority to fight...
Bolgatanga Market

Fumigate our markets– Bolgatanga traders

Women traders in the Bolgatanga markets, in the Upper East Region have called on the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD)...
Covid Positivenegative

Government supports MMDAs to fight COVID-19

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, through the Common Fund Secretariat, has supplied Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assembly (MMDAs) with materials...
Fumigation Markets

Ministry of Local Government fumigates Dansoman market

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) in collaboration with the Ablekuma West Municipal Assembly on Monday, commenced a disinfection exercise...
Covid 19

43 MMDAs presented with sanitary kits

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) has presented a variety of sanitary items to 43 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies...

1000 markets to be fumigated across the country

About one thousand identified Ghanaian markets are to be fumigated in the wake of the spread of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) disease. ...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo

Ghana announces enhanced measures to contain Covid-19

Government Sunday stepped up measures against coronavirus spread in the country, suspending all public gatherings for the next four weeks, as six persons...

Court unable to commence case of 2 civil engineers

An Accra Circuit Court was unable to commence hearing into the case of two Civil Engineers of Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development...
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...
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...
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 Asked To Fast – Track Nutrition Planning Manual

Government has been asked to fast-track efforts to develop a nutrition planning manual to enhance the capacity of sectors and districts for nutrition planning...

Population Census must be conducted by NIA – Hon. Owusu Amankwaa

MP for Manhyia North Hon. Randy Collins Owusu Amankwaa, has called on government to shift the role of conducting population and housing census from...

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...
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”...
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...
Youth Farming Agriculture

Rwandan Youth To Celebrate Youthful Achievers

Mwesigwa Robert, the Executive Secretary of the National Youth Council, urges young Rwandans to preserve the achievements of the Country by learning lessons from...

LGM Advisory Board Of COMSDEF inaugurated

He said as a result, the country had experience pockets of slum settlements and its associated urban sprawl. Mr Obeng-Poku...

Karni community cries out to the Ministry of Local Government

They want the district to be named Lambussie-Karni for peace to prevail. The people said some individuals with the intention of sowing seed of discord...

Election steering committee formed to ensure fairness

Membership of the Committee was drawn from the various sectors of the country. They are expected to coordinate the activities of the various stakeholders within...

Political heads deliberate on District League Table

The DLT being implemented by the Centre for Democratic Development - Ghana (CDD-Ghana), in collaboration with UNICEF and the Ministry of Local Government and...