HEAD OF SERVICE VISITS SELECTED MMDAs IN THE WESTERN REGION

Western Region: Friday, September 2, 2022: The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur paid working visits to six (6) Assemblies in the Western Region namely, Nzema East Municipal, and Ahanta West, Elembele, Jomoro, Mpohor, and Shama District Assemblies. The visit was to provide the Head of Service with first-hand information […]

DR. ARTHUR URGES RCDs AND MMDCEs TO ENSURE EFFECTIVE RECORDS MANAGEMENT

Wednesday, August 17, 2022: The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur has advised the Regional Coordinating Directors (RCDs) and the Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) to implement effective records management systems in their various Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies (MMDAs) and Regional Coordinating Councils (RCCs). He made the […]

OHLGS AND JICA PARTNER IPSAS TO TRAIN LGS STAFF ON RECORDS MANAGEMENT

Ho-Friday, August 12, 2022: The Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) in collaboration with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have started the of first a series of four Training of Trainers programme on effective records management for selected staff of the Local Government Service (LGS). The training session which was […]

OHLGS HIGH REFRESHER WORKSHOP ENDS IN ELMINA

Elmina- Friday, July 8, 2022: The office of the Head of the Local Government Service has ended the second in a series of refresher training for some Senior Staff of Local Government Service in Elmina with the objective to enhance their capacity for the implementation of government policies and programmes. The first phase of the […]

OHLGS LEADS ZIMBABWEAN DELEGATION TO VISIT 2 INSTITUTIONS

Accra – Tuesday June 21, 2022: The Chief Director at the Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS), Mr. James Oppong-Mensah accompanied by some management staff of the OHLGS, led a six- member Zimbabwean delegation to pay courtesy calls on the Minister for Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development (MLGDRD); and the […]

HEAD OF SERVICE RECEIVES A 6 –MEMBER DELEGATION FROM ZIMBABWE

Accra-Tuesday June 21, 2022: The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur received a six- member delegation from the Zimbabwean Local Government Board and the Ministry of Local Government and Public Works at his office in Accra. The delegation led by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Local Government and […]

OHLGS FACILITATES ZIMBABWEAN LOCAL GOVERNMENT’S TOUR OF SELECTED MMDAs IN GHANA

Accra June 22- 23, 2022: A delegation from the Zimbabwean Local Government Board and the Ministry of Local Government and Public Works are in the country on a benchmarking visit. As part of their visit, they interacted with public officials of national-level institutions before proceeding to engage officials of selected Metropolitan, Municipal District Assemblies (MMDAs) […]

APSCA HONOURS THE HEAD OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Accra- Wednesday, May 16, 2022: The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing Dr. Nana Ato Arthur has been honoured with the 2022 Excellence in Local Government Service Delivery and the Africa Top 50 Public Sector Leader Award at the 3rd Africa Public Sector Conference and Awards (APSCA) held at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel […]