OHLGS DELEGATES PARTICIPATE IN THE 39th AAPAM ROUNDTABLE CONFERENCE

Introduction Between 6 and 9 November, 2018, a three-member delegation from the Office of Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) led by the Acting Chief Director, Mr. James Oppong-Mensah attended the 39th Roundtable Conference of the African Association of Public Administration and Management (AAPAM) hosted by the Government and people of Botswana. The pre-occupation […]

NATIONWIDE SENSITISATION ON ISCCS ENDS

October 15 – 16, 2018: The Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) ended the series of nationwide sensitization workshops on Inter-Service and Sectoral Collaboration and Co-operation System (ISCCS) with visits to the Ashanti and Brong Ahafo Regions. The workshops targeted Heads of Regional Departments and Agencies, Non-Governmental Organisations and Civil Society […]

OHLGS UNDERTAKES SECOND LEG OF ISCCS

October 8 – 12, 2018: The Office of the Head of Local Government Service (OHLGS) has organized the second of a series of nationwide sensitization workshops on Inter-Service and Sectoral Collaboration and Co-operation System (ISCCS). Regions covered in the second round of sensitizations were Eastern, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions. The workshops which […]

NANA ATO ARTHUR ELECTED TO CAPAM GOVERNING BOARD

The Commonwealth Association for Public Administration and Management (CAPAM), has elected the Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur to serve as a Board Member during its Biennial Conference held in Guyana, Georgetown from the 22nd -24th October 2018. The three-day conference themed “Transforming the Public Sector for Climate Governance,” gave […]

LGS PRESENTS VEHICLES TO RCCs

The Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) has presented ten (10) Toyota Hilux Pickups vehicles to the Budget Offices of the Regional Co-ordinating Councils (RCCs) as part of efforts to strengthen the capacity of the RCCs in the discharge of their mandate. The vehicles were procured from the Local Government Service’s […]

OHLGS ORGANISES ORIENTATION TRAINING FOR NEWLY RECRUITED STAFF

A series of two-day orientation workshops for newly recruited officers of the Local Government Service in 2018 has commenced and is taking place concurrently in four (4) places; Accra, Kumasi, Koforidua and Elmina. The orientation was to expose the newly recruited staff to their work environment in addition to the legislation and policies that guide […]

OHLGS ORGANISES 4TH LGS PROFESSIONALS CONFERENCE

A two-day conference for professionals in the Local Government Service has taken place in the Volta Regional Capital, Ho. It brought together about 400 staff from the 28 professional group in the Service to review, share ideas and best practices and challenges for improved service delivery. The conference also discussed emerging issues from policy implementation […]

OHLGS SENSITISES INSTITUTIONAL HEADS ON ISCCS

The Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) has held sensitisation workshops on Inter – Service and Sectoral Collaboration and Co-operation System (ISCCS) for Heads of Departments and Agencies as well as Civil Society and Non-Governmental Organisations in the three Regions of the North. The workshops which were held at the Regional […]