HEAD OF SERVICE PARTICIPATES IN A PUBLIC SECTOR REFORM ROUND-TABLE DISCUSSION

ACCRA – Wednesday January 17, 2018: The Head of Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur participated in a roundtable discussion that reviewed Public Sector Reforms in Ghana. It was organised by the Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG). Discussants were drawn from various governmental and non-governmental institutions. The seminar was on the theme “Six Decades of the […]

HEAD OF SERVICE MEETS CLOGSAG AND LGWU REPRESENTATIVES

OHLGS – Friday January 19, 2018: The Head of the Local Government Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur met representatives of the Civil and Local Government Service Association of Ghana (CLOGSAG); and the Local Government Workers Union (LGWU) to reach a consensus on the selection of a local government worker to serve on the Local Government […]

HEAD OF SERVICE ATTENDS OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 2018 URBAN FORUM

ACCRA – Thursday January 18, 2018: The Head of Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur participated in the opening ceremony of the 2018 Ghana Urban Forum (GUF) organized by the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD). The theme for the forum was “Localising the New Urban Agenda: Promoting Spatial Planning as a Pre-Requisite for […]

LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE COUNCIL INAUGURATED

Accra – Tuesday 5th December, 2017: His Excellency the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia inaugurated and sworn in the 15-Member the Local Government Service Council appointed by the President of the Republic. The inauguration took place at the Conference room of the Vice President’s Office at the Flagstaff House. On […]

HEAD OF SERVICE MEETS VNG INTERNATIONAL

OHLGS – Monday December 4, 2017: The Head of Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur and Directors of the Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) met a VNG International team made up of Netherland and Ghanaian experts to interact and deliberate on an upcoming project on Tax Development. The project is aimed […]

HEAD OF SERVICE MEETS INTERIM EXECUTIVES OF GALGA

OHLGS – Tuesday November 21, 2018: The Head of Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur met with the interim executives of the Ghana Association of Local Government Service Administrative Officers (GALGA) who called on him to officially introduce the Association to him. Present at the meeting were the Chief Director, Mr. Joseph Dasanah and the Director […]

LGS SIGNS MoU WITH THE YOUTH EMPLOYMENT AGENCY

OHLGS- Tuesday October 24, 2017: The Local Government Service (LGS) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) for the placement of YEA graduate interns in the LGS. The MoU which was signed by the Head of Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur on behalf of the LGS and the CEO of […]

OHLGS RECEIVES STUDENTS DELEGATION FROM NIGERIA

OHLGS – November 8, 2017: A delegation made up of Local Government and Development Studies Students and Lecturers from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in Nigeria visited the Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS). Led by Dr. Pius Out-Abang, a lecturer at the University, they were at the Service to learn […]