SPILLAGE OF WEIJA DAM CAUSES FLOODS IN ACCRA

Six gates of the Weija Dam was on Tuesday 4th October opened to connect water into the sea which has caused serious flood in some parts of Accra. According to Alhaji Hassan Gamandzi, Regional Hydro Director of NADMO, this became necessary due to the high increasing rainfall from the Eastern Region moving the water level […]

Henry Quartey Leads Operation Clean your Frontage 3months enforcement in Accra

  The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council led by its Minister, Hon. Henry Quartey has led a team of “Operation Clean Your Frontage” task force and some workers from Zoomlion Ghana Limited to decongest parts of Accra, specifically within the Central Business District. As part of the exercise, abandoned trucks and cars occupying parts of […]

GAR Minister donates to his Education Directorate

On Monday, 18th July 2022, on behalf of the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the Member of Parliament for Ayawaso Central, Hon. Henry Quartey presented 294 learning items to the education directorate of Ayawaso Central Municipal. The items include; 180 Dual Desks, 78 Chairs, 13 Tables, 9 Book Shelves, 1 File drawer, 2 Notice Board,10 […]

GAR REGSEC Tours encroached Ramsar site

On Thursday, 7th July 2022, the Greater Accra Regional Minister, Hon. Henry Quartey led the Regional Security Council (REGSEC), to ascertain the level of destruction caused to Ghana’s Ramsar sited at Tema in the Greater Accra region. The Ramsar site is internationally recognized and is supposed to hold water from different parts of the country […]

Accra City Response Team begins work today

The Greater Accra Regional Minister Hon. Henry Quartey on Monday, 4th July 2022, deployed almost 1000 personnel of the Accra City Response Team to begin work in all the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies in the region. The City Response Team having gone through a Military training and discipline is expected to work under the […]

GAR REGSEC & Lands Ministry meets encroachers on CSIR lands

The Greater Accra Security Council under the chairmanship of Hon Henry Quartey On Monday, 27th June 2022 held a meeting with encroachers of the remaining 900acres land belonging to CSIR to deliberate on the way forward in the regularization of their properties. Present at the meeting were Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Hon. […]

ILLEGAL STRUCTURES ON CSRI LAND DEMOLISHED AFTER 48 HOURS DEADLINE ELAPSED

On Wednesday, 22nd June 2022, the Greater Accra Regional Minister, Hon. Henry Quartey led members of the Regional Security Council (REGSEC) to undertake a demolition exercise on 200 acres of fenced land belonging to the State under the care of Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSRI). According to the Minister, out of the over […]

PRESS RELEASE: PRESS CONFERENCE BY REGSEC ON ENCROACHMENT OF THE CSIR LANDS AT THE ANIMAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT FAFRAHA HELD ON 20TH JUNE 2020

Good Morning Ladies and Gentlemen of the Press, This morning the Greater Accra Regional Security Council wishes to address you on the wanton encroachment of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) lands at Fafraha in the Adentan Municipality. Ladies and Gentlemen, the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is the foremost public […]

Greater Accra MMDA’s Audit Committees inaugurated.

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Hon. Henry Quartey has urged 26 newly constituted Audit Committees (ACs) of Assemblies in the Greater Accra region to pay heed to the rising number of legal cases in the assemblies and propose strategies to address those. He made this statement at the inauguration of the 26 out of 29 […]

Henry Quartey marks Green Day Ghana.

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Hon. Henry Quartey planted cocoa seedling on ‘Green Day Ghana’ on Friday 10, June, 2022 at the Tetteh Quarshie Interchange in Accra to remember Tetteh Quarshie who brought cocoa beans into the country. The Green Day Ghana was instituted last year by Government, under the auspices of the Ministry of […]