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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...
Coda Donates Pieces Of Nose Masks

CODA donates 35,000 pieces of nose masks to Western, Western North regions

The Coastal Development Authority (CODA), in its quest to ensure that Ghanaians are protected from COVID-19, has donated 35,000 pieces of hand sanitisers and...
Gender Minister

Gender Ministry advised empowering District Coordinating Planning Units for Programmes

Stakeholders have advised the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection to increase the responsibility and build the capacity of District Coordinating Planning Units...

Vulnerable feeding approach by government is a recipe for disaster, ChaLoG

The Chamber for Local Governance (ChaLoG) says the handling and distribution process adopted by government officials for sharing food to the vulnerable in lockdown...

COVID-19 Lockdown: FOSDA commends Government

The Foundation for Security and Development in Africa (FOSDA), has commended Government for the partial lockdown of certain parts of the country as part...

MMDAs asked to close markets for disinfection exercise

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has directed Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in the North-East, Savannah, Upper East and...

Heads of Local Government Service to remain at post

The Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (LGS) on Monday directed Chief Directors, Regional and Metropolitan, Municipal...
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...
Social Assemblies Revenue

IT officers tasked to help assemblies digitise revenue collection

Dr Nana Ato Arthur, Head of Local Government Service has challenged IT officers in the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to use their...
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...

Consortium to improve livelihoods of fishers through scorecard

The Project Coordinator of CARE International, Mr Kwame Mensah has underscored the importance of the Far Ban Bo(Protecting Fisheries Livelihood) score-card to the development...

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...

Minister solicits German support to build MMDAs capacity

Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, the Upper West Regional Minister has lauded the German Government for initiating refresher courses on critical areas of decentralisation...

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...

NGO fight for Inclusion of Artisans Fee fixing resolutions of MMDAs

Holy City Foundation (HCF), a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) working in the Bono East region has called for the inclusion of artisans during fee fixing...

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...

MMDAs advised to study revised Standing Orders

Hajia Alima Mahama, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development on Tuesday charged Coordinating Directors of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to...

Ministry reaffirms commitment to solving sanitation problems

The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources (MSWR) has reaffirmed its commitment towards attaining President Akufo-Addo’s vision of making Accra the cleanest city by...

Participants urge government to speed-up establishment of national development bank

Participants at the end of the 71st Annual New Year School and Conference (ANYSC) have urged the Government to expedite action on the establishment...

Polio outbreak was because of poor sanitation practices-GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has attributed the resurfaced Polio virus outbreak reported in parts of the country in 2019 to poor sanitation...

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...

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...
Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (Mlgrd)

Local Government Ministry earmarks Christmas hawking markets

To ensure safe Christmas buying and selling activities, the Ministry of Local Government in collaboration with the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs), has...
LEAP household beneficiaries receive payment

Gender Ministry introduces electronic reporting system for paying LEAP beneficiaries

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MGCSP) has developed a digitised electronic monitoring and reporting systems for payment of beneficiaries under the...
Energy Fair

Ghana government seeks funding support to connect MMDAs to solar power

Government is negotiating with development partners to provide funding supports to connect key government facilities including Ministries, Municipalities, Departments and Agencies to solar power. The...
toilet facilities

“Sanction households without toilet facilities” – Minister

Hajia Alima Mahama, the Minister for Local Government and Rural Development has urged Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to enforce the by-laws on...

NGO Charges MMDAs Must Create Project Monitoring Teams in Communities

The Municipal, Metropolitan and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been urged to set up and motivate project monitoring teams to supervise construction of physical development...
Digital Addressing

Ghana Begins Cross Country Digital Property Address System Implementation

Government has started the implementation of the Digital Property Address System (DPAS) with about 12,750 Nation Builders Corp (NABCO) personnel posted nationwide to Metropolitan,...
Youth Parliament

NYA Involves Young people on Youth Parliament Model

The National Youth Authority (NYA) in the Upper East Region has organized a Training of Trainers (TOT) workshop to sensitize some selected youth in...
Economics Audit Committees

MMDAs Audit Committees of Health Institutions Sworn In

Mr Nathan Yankey, Acting Director of Operations of the Internal Audit Agency has inaugurated and orientated Audit Committees of health institutions in the Western...