Solidarity Message by Dr. Callistus Mahama, Head of Local Government Service on the Ocassion of the Launch of the Ghana National Household Registry

Your Excellency the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Hon. Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Hon. Ministers from Health and Education Development Partners, Distinguished Guest, Directors and staff of MoGCSP, The Media, Ladies and Gentlemen, On behalf of the Local Government Service, I wish to pledge our unflinching support for the Development […]

Assemblies Urged To Seek Professional Advice Before Entering Into Public Private Partnership Agreements

The Minister of State in charge of Public Private Partnership (PPP), Honorable Rashid Pelpuo, has urged Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to seek advice from the Public Investment Division (PID) of the Ministry of Finance (MoF) before entering into such agreements. The Minister explained that this was to ensure that the citizenry benefited from […]

National Service Personnel of the Local Government Service Secretariat On Familiarization Tour in the Regions

The Local Government Service Secretariat (LGSS) has organized a familiarization tour for the National Service Personnel who served at the Secretariat during the 2014/2015 service period. The tour which was part of the farewell package for the personnel took them to a number of Regional Co-ordinating Councils (RCCs), Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in […]

Tribute To The Late John Kofi Adomako

The Head of Service Dr. Callistus Mahama had the unpleasant duty to lead the Local Government Service to lay to rest of the illustrious Co-ordinating Director for Lower Manya-Krobo Municipal Assembly at his home, Woarakose in Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti region. The late John Kofi Adomako affectionately, called Guru by his colleagues joined the […]

Signing of the Performance Agreement Contract in the Volta Region

The MDCDs signed the Performance Agreement Contract with their MDCEs in the presence of the Head of Local Government Service – Dr. Callistus Mahama, the Honourable Regional Minister and the Volta Regional Coordinating Director. In her speech, the Volta Regional minister commended the initiative by the Local Government Service in getting Coordinating Directors to sign […]

Assemblies in Ashanti Region sign performance agreement contracts

The 30 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives of the Ashanti region have signed performance agreement contracts with their respective Coordinating Directors to set benchmarks for the various assemblies to give government value for money. As per the contracts, expected to trickle down to staff of the assemblies, those who score below 60 per cent […]

MMDAs Asked To Establish Client Services

Dr Callistus Mahama, Head of the Local Government Service (LGS) has directed the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to establish client services units to receive complaints and petitions from the public. Dr Mahama gave the directive on Monday in Sunyani during an address of municipal and district chief executives in the Brong-Ahafo Region, at […]

Signing of Performance Agreement Contracts begins in the Brong Ahafo Region

The Signing of the Performance Agreement Contracts between Municipal and District Chief Executives (MDCEs) in the Brong Ahafo Region and their respective Municipal and District Coordinating Directors (MDCDs) was held on Monday, 22/06/2015 at the Residency Conference Room. This is a new instrument that has been designed to measure the performance of staff of the […]