Greater Accra, Shandon Province to deepen ties

The greater Accra Region is to foster deeper relationship with the Shandon Province of the Republic of China to spice up the regional economy and advance development within the coming year. According to the Regional Minister, Hon Ishmael Ashittey, the collaboration will be in areas of information, communication and technology (ICT), Finance, education, telecommunication, tourism and arts, agriculture and waste management. He made the announcement on weekday once the Deputy Governor of Shandon, Madam Ren […]

Wire Weaving Industries supports Farmers’ Day

Wire Weaving Industries (Ghana) Limited, a manufacturer of agro-industrial products, has presented a quantity of the company’s products worth GH¢30,000 to support this year’s greater Accra farmers and fishermen’s day. Celebration scheduled for December 7, 2018. The national events marking the day will take place at Aliu Mahama Sports Stadium in Tamale and will be […]

THE CHIEF JUSTICE VISITS

THE CHIEF JUSTICE, MRS SOPHIA AKUFFO ON WEDNESDAY PAID A COURTESY CALL ON THE REGIONAL MINISTER TO SEEK FIRST HAND INFORMATION ON THE VARIOUS COURT WITHIN THE REGION.

Free SHS Best For Ghana – Ishmael Ashitey

Greater Accra Regional Minister, Ishmael Ashitey, has observed that the Free Senior High School programme will be the avenue for building the economy of Ghana. Speaking during the launch of the Free SHS at the West African Secondary School (WASS) in Accra on Tuesday, September 12 Mr Ashitey said: “I wish to express a special […]

Double efforts at mobilising resources for development — Ashitey

Assembly members have been called upon to double their efforts at mobilising resources at the local level to complement government’s endeavour to fast-track national development. The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Mr Ishmael Ashitey, who made the call, said state resources were scarce, hence the urgent need for assembly members to be creative in effective mobilisation, […]

Signing of the Performance Agreement Contract in the Greater Accra Region

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) and their respective Metropolitan, Municipal and District Coordinating Directors (MMDCDs) in the Greater Accra Region have signed the Performance Agreement Contracts. The Greater Accra Regional Minister in his statement mentioned that the key mechanism in the implementation of a Performance Management system is to achieve targets or set […]

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 […]

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 […]