ET Mensah Elected Greater Accra Representative on Council of State

Former Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram Constituency Enoch Teye Mensah has won the slot to be the representative of the Greater Accra Region on the Council of State. A long-time Youth and Sports Minister in the 90s, ET Mensah polled 58 out of 58 votes to win the elections on Friday, February 12 2021. He beat two other contenders to win […]

2020 Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Meeting

The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council has organized its first meeting for 2020 as part of its obligation geared towards strengthening decentralized system of governance, deepen popular participation and harmonize plans and programme in order to achieve the overall development of the region. Article 255(1) of the Constitution of Ghana which  established the RCC’s and […]

7 New MCEs sworn into office in Greater Accra

Seven out of the 10 nominated Municipal Chief Executives (MCEs) in the newly created assemblies in the Greater Accra Region have been sworn into office and charged to live up to the responsibilities, trust and the confidence reposed in them by their people. The MCEs are to serve the people in the various communities within […]

Ablekuma North, Ayawaso North MCEs Endorsed

Kofi Ofori popularly referred to as “Bella” and Mohammed Aminu Zakari have been confirmed as Municipal Chief Executives (MCEs) of the newly created Ablekuma North and Ayawaso North Municipal Assemblies respectively. It was a scene of wild jubilation among members and fans of the two new MCEs. At the Mount Calvary Cross Ministry at Darkuman, […]

Ayawaso West fails to approve President nominee

In a related development, scores of New Patriotic Party (NPP) faithful in the Ayawaso West Municipality were last Thursday left disappointed when the Assembly members failed to approve the Presidents nominee, Mrs. Sandra Owusu Ahenkorah, as the Municipal Chief Executive. She polled one yes vote, four against and one rejected vote representing 16.74 per cent. […]

Okaikwei North gets new MCE

Members of the Okaikwei North Municipal Assembly on Thursday endorsed the Presidents nominee, Nii Boye Laryea, as the Municipal Chief Executive of the area. He polled fourteen out of fourteen votes to get a 100 per cent record. The announcement drew wild cheers from the gathering which includes party faithful, chiefs, religious leaders and the […]

‘MMDCEs, directors will be sanctioned if …’

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Mr. Ishmael Ashitey, has stressed that metropolitan, municipal and district chief executives (MMDCEs) and their coordinating directors who fail to meet key performance indicators for the development of their regions will be sanctioned. The indicators include strengthening the decentralisation system of governance, deepening democratic participation, providing leadership and policy direction […]

16 MMDAs Sign Performance Contract

SIXTEEN METROPOLITAN, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCE) including their coordinating Directors (MMDCD) within the Greater Accra Region on Monday signed a performance contract with the Greater Accra Regional coordinating Council (RCC).   The signing of the performance contract which took place at the RCC forms part of the Performance Management System of the Local […]