DR. ARTHUR COMMENCES WORK AS THE NEW HEAD OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE

OHLGS – MONDAY, 3RD APRIL, 2017 (10:00 am): The new Head of the Local Government Service, Dr. Nana Ato Arthur met Directors and Heads of Units of the Office of the Head of Local Government Service (OHLGS) to officially familiarise himself with Management and to be briefed on the programmes and activities being undertaken by […]

NANA ATO ARTHUR TAKES OVER AS THE NEW HEAD OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE

OHLGS – FRIDAY, 31ST MARCH, 2017 (11:30am): Dr. Nana Ato Arthur officially took over from Dr. Callistus Mahama as the new Head of Local Government Service during a brief ceremony held at the premises of the Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS). The ceremony was witnessed by the Chief Director of […]

DR. CALLISTUS MAHAMA BIDS FAREWELL TO STAFF OF OHLGS

OHLGS – FRIDAY, 31ST MARCH, 2017 (10:00 am): The Head of Local Government Service, Dr Callistus Mahama met members of staff of the Office of the Head of Local Government Service (OHLGS) in a brief meeting to officially bid them farewell as his 4 -year tenure as Head of Service comes to an end. Addressing […]

DR CALLISTUS MAHAMA LAUDED FOR ROLE PLAYED AS DSWG CHAIRMAN

By Amadu Kamil Sanah, GNA Accra, March 16, GNA – Development Partners (DPs) in the Decentralisation Sector in a memoir lauded Dr Callistus Mahama, the Head of the Local Government Service (LGS) for the critical role he played as Chairman of the Decentralisation Sector Working Group (DSWG). The memoir, which was signed by Mr Ignacio […]

HEAD OF SERVICE ADVOCATES LGS POLICY FRAMEWORK

By Amadu Kamil Sanah, GNA Ada (G/A), March 16, GNA – Dr Callistus Mahama, the Head of the Local Government Service (LGS) has underscored the necessity for continuous operationalisation of the LGS policy frameworks for improved, effective and efficient service delivery at the sub-national levels. Dr Mahama made the remarks at a workshop to orient […]

LGS PRESENTS DRAFT BUDGET ESTIMATES TO PARLIAMENTARY SELECT COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT & RURAL DEVELOPMENT FOR CONSIDERATION

Parliament House – Friday, 17th March 2017: Officials from the Local Government Service (LGS) led by the Head of Service, Dr Callistus Mahama met the Parliamentary Select Committee on Local Government and Rural Development to present for consideration its Draft Budget Estimate for the 2017 Financial Year. The meeting was presided over by the committee’s […]

STAFF OF OHLGS EMBARK ON A HEALTH WALK TO MARK GHANA’S 60TH ANNIVERSARY

Aburi- 6th March, 2017:  Staff of the Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) embarked on a health walk up the Aburi Mountains in the Eastern Region in commemoration of Ghana’s 60th Independence Day celebrations. It was the first of its kind to have been organized by the Staff Welfare Association of […]

DANIDA REVIEW MISSION DEBRIEF STAKEHOLDERS ON RSGGP FINDINGS

OHLGS – 1ST MARCH, 2017: As a follow up to an initial meeting held with the Head of Service and Directors of the OHLGS on Monday, February 20, 2017, the review mission commissioned by DANIDA to conduct mid-term review of the DANIDA supported Rights to Services and Good Governance Programme (RSGGP) met with staff of […]