WORLD BANK DELEGATION CALLS ON HEAD OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE

OHLGS – FRIDAY APRIL 20, 2018: The Head of the Local Government Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur received a World Bank delegation led by Martin Onyach-Olaa (a Senior Urban Specialist), who officially briefed him and Management on the proposed Ghana Secondary Cities Support Project (GSCSP). The project is a follow-up to the Local Government Capacity […]

HEAD OF SERVICE MEETS GIZ

ACCRA – WEDNESDAY APRIL 11, 2018: The Head of Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur visited and interacted with the Governance Unit of the German Development Co-operation (GIZ). The visit was to express the felicitations of the Local Government Service (LGS) for the capacity building support to 60 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in […]

HEAD OF SERVICE MEETS NATIONAL PEACE COUNCIL

OHLGS – TUESDAY APRIL 10, 2018: The Head of Local Government Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur met a 3 – member delegation from the National Peace Council (NPC) led by the Acting Executive Secretary to deliberate on opportunities for partnership between the two institutions. The NPC is seeking to partner the Service to facilitate and […]

HEAD OF SERVICE TOURS SELECTED ASSEMBLIES IN THE BRONG AHAFO & ASHANTI REGIONS

THURSDAY 5TH & FRIDAY 6TH APRIL, 2018: The Head of Local Government Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur paid working visits to the Techiman Municipal, Techiman North District and Wenchi Municipal Assemblies in the Brong Ahafo Region as well as Offinso North District Assembly in the Ashanti Region to interact with staff. The Head of Service […]

HEAD OF SERVICE ATTENDS THE LAUNCH OF CLOGSAG NEUTRALITY PROJECT

Accra – Tuesday March 27, 2018: The Head of Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur joined other panelists at a colloquium organised by the Civil and Local Government Staff Association of Ghana (GLOGSAG) on political neutrality which was also informed by the Supreme Court ruling on political neutrality of staff in the Civil […]

OHLGS MEETS GIZ CONSULTANTS WORKING ON GENDER MAINSTREAMING

OHLGS – Thursday March 22, 2018: The Management of the Office of the Head of Local Government Service (OHLGS) met consultants working to mainstream gender into the GIZ assisted Support for Decentralisation Reforms (SfDR) programme. The SfDR programme is aimed at promoting good governance in the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs). The deliberations stressed […]

OHLGS UNDERTAKES CLEAN-UP EXERCISE

OHLGS– Friday March 16, 2018: In line with the Presidents vision to make Accra the cleanest city in Africa, the Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) observed the directive from the presidency for Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to clean their office premises on Friday March 16, 2018 between the hours […]

HEAD OF SERVICE ATTENDS INAUGURAL CEREMONY OF GA SOUTH MUNICIPAL ASSEMBLY

ACCRA – Thursday March 15, 2018: The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur has attended the inaugural ceremony of the Ga South Municipal Assembly at the forecourt of the West Hills Mall in Weija as part of a nation-wide ceremony to operationalize thirty-eight (38) newly created District Assemblies. Dr. Arthur […]