MAY DAY MESSAGE BY THE HEAD OF SERVICE

The hard work, efforts and zeal of staff have moved the Service to great heights and contributed immensely to the delivery of the mandate of the Local Government Service. As we mark and celebrate Workers Day today, I urge staff, our treasured assets to continue to give of their best and dutifully serve our enviable […]

HEAD OF SERVICE ATTENDS HIGH LEVEL FORUM AS THE MAIN SPEAKER

Accra –Tuesday April 30, 2019: The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur was the main speaker at the high-level forum organized by the Ministries Chapter of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Alumni. The forum which was held at the Engineers Centre, Roman Ridge was themed “Value […]

LGS TAKES OVER LUSPA STAFF AT THE DISTRICT LEVEL

Accra – Friday March 30, 2019: The Local Government Service received 790 Physical Planning Officers of the Land Use and Spatial Planning Authority (LUSPA) formerly Town and Country Planning Department from the Civil Service in an official transfer ceremony held at the Alisa Hotel in Accra. To this end, LUSPA at the Metropolitan, Municipal and […]

HEAD OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE CALLS ON AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER

ACCRA – Thursday March 21, 2019: The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr Nana Ato Arthur accompanied by the Acting Chief Director, Mr James Oppong Mensah and some Directors of the Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) paid a courtesy call on the Australian High Commissioner to Ghana, Mr […]

HEAD OF SERVICE LAUNCHES GhIS RESEARCH FUND

 ACCRA – February 28, 2019: The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur as Special Guest Speaker launched the Research Fund of the Ghana Institute of Surveyors (GhIS), as part of its 14th Surveyor’s week and 50th Anniversary celebrations. The event which took place at the Ghana Academy of Arts and […]

HEAD OF SERVICE ATTENDS INAUGURATION OF TWO ASSEMBLIES

Central Region-Thursday January 23, 2020: The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr Nana Ato Arthur attended the inaugural ceremonies of the newly constituted assemblies of the Twifo Hemang Lower Denkyira and the Twifo Atti Morkwa District Assemblies all in the Central Region. A total of thirty-One (31) assembly members made up twenty-Four (24) […]

LGS COUNCIL MEMBERS ATTEND ONE WEEK CELEBRATION OF THE LATE ISAAC ASIAMAH

ACCRA-Monday November 12, 2018: Members of the Local Government Service Council led by its Chairman, Nana Rex Owusu-Ansah and some Senior officers at the Office of the Head of the Local Government Service were at the residence of the Late Isaac Asiamah in Accra to commiserate with family and friends who had gathered to celebrate […]

OHLGS TRAINS DEPARTMENTAL HEADS OF MMDAs

Tamale – Wednesday November 21, 2018: The Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) in collaboration with the Institute of Local Government Studies (ILGS) commenced a series of nationwide trainings on Decentralisation and Local Governance for Heads of Department of District Assemblies. The first of these training programmes was organised at the […]