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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...
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...
Mr Henry Quartey

Minister to formulate Stakeholder Consultative Committee

The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council intends to formulate a Stakeholder Consultative Committee at the Regional Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies. Mr Henry Quartey,...

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...
Ghana Police Corruption

Ghana Police Service prone to acts of corruption – Survey

The Ghana Police Service is the most proned state institution with the tendency to engage in acts of corruption, a survey conducted by the...
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,...
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...
At a minesite

“Stay away from galamsey”- MDCEs warned

Municipal and District Chief Executives (MDCEs) in the Eastern Region have been warned to stay away from all issues that bother on illegal mining...

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...

UN praises successful municipal elections in Libya’s Misurata

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Friday praised the successful municipal elections in the city of Misurata, some 200 km east...

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,...

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...
Social Distancing

GMA bemoans non-adherence to COVID-19 measures by public

The Greater Accra Division of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has bemoaned the non-adherence to COVID-19 safety and preventive measures by the public. It said...
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...
Some congregants in a dancing mood

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...

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. ...
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...