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ACCRA MARKETS TO GET MAJOR FACELIFT

ACCRA MARKETS TO GET MAJOR FACELIFT

"No trader in the existing markets will lose their trading space after the markets reconstruction were completed", Hon. Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije assured traders when he met with them in Accra.The traders drawn from some traditional markets within the Metropolis were being sensitized on the » read more
GBEGBEYISE MC SCHOOL COMMISSIONED

GBEGBEYISE MC SCHOOL COMMISSIONED

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly(A.M.A) has commissioned the 14th millennium city(MC) school at Gbegbeyise located in the Ablekuma West Constituency.The new structure ,which is a 3-storey, 18-unit classroom block with ancillary facilities such as a computer lab, science lab, library, head teacher » read more
ACCRA & SHENZHEN CITY TO SIGN COOPERATIVE AGREEMENT

ACCRA & SHENZHEN CITY TO SIGN COOPERATIVE AGREEMENT

Accra is to sign a cooperative agreement with the city of Shenzhen(Republic of China) in May.This was disclosed when a seven member delegation from Shenzhen municipality led by Mr. Wang Yumen, Deputy Director General, Foreign Affairs paid a courtesy call on the Metropolitan Chief Executive of » read more
A.M.A EMBARKS ON COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAMME

A.M.A EMBARKS ON COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAMME

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly(AMA) has started its community outreach program that intends to educate its stakeholders on revenue performance of the assembly , sanitation issues ,the completed and on-going projects , the challenges and also take questions and suggestions from them.The maiden » read more
DARKUMAN COMMUNITY GETS 2ND MILLENNIUM CITY SCHOOL

DARKUMAN COMMUNITY GETS 2ND MILLENNIUM CITY SCHOOL

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly(AMA) has commissioned the second millennium City(MC) school complex at Salleria cluster of school compound at Darkuman –Kokompe a suburb of Accra.Located in the Ablekuma-North sub metro, the facility is the 15th millennium city school to be commissioned in Accra » read more
AMA CUT SOD FOR 3 MORE MILLENNIUM CITY SCHOOLS

AMA CUT SOD FOR 3 MORE MILLENNIUM CITY SCHOOLS

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly [AMA], has cut the sod for the construction of three more millennium city(MC) schools in Accra a day after commissioning the 15th MC school at Salleria Cluster of schools located at Darkuman Kokompe.The disability friendly buildings are to be sited on the compounds » read more
A.M.A HOLDS COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAM FOR ITS STAKEHOLDERS IN ABLEKUMA SOUTH SUB- METRO.

A.M.A HOLDS COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAM FOR ITS STAKEHOLDERS IN ABLEKUMA SOUTH SUB- METRO.

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly(AMA) has continued with its community outreach program to educate its stakeholders on revenue performance of the assembly , sanitation issues ,the completed and on-going projects , the challenges and also take questions and suggestions from them .This time it was the » read more
NEW US AMBASSADOR APPLAUDS ACCRA MCE

NEW US AMBASSADOR APPLAUDS ACCRA MCE

The New United States Ambassador to Ghana, Mr. Robert Jackson has applauded the Metro Chief Executive (MCE) of Accra, Dr. Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije for his passion for education which led to the elimination of shift system in the metropolis.The Ambassador to Ghana who outlined education, health, and » read more
STOP USING CHILDREN TO BEG FOR ALMS -AMA

STOP USING CHILDREN TO BEG FOR ALMS -AMA

The Chief Executive of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) Dr. Alfred OKoe Vanderpuije has cautioned persons with disabilities to desist from using children to beg for alms on the streets within the metropolis.He made this known when the assembly disbursed an amount worth GH₵72,500 to the » read more
A.M.A HANDS OVER 50 COMMUNITY POLICE ASSISTANTS TO POLICE

A.M.A HANDS OVER 50 COMMUNITY POLICE ASSISTANTS TO POLICE

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly(AMA) has handed over the first batch of 50 community police Assistants(CPA) to the Accra regional command of the Ghana Police Service for posting to assists the police to maintain peace, security and safety of the people in the metropolis.The CPA’s are to be » read more
AMA INTENSIFIES PUBLIC EDUCATION ON BUILDING PERMIT PROCEDURE

AMA INTENSIFIES PUBLIC EDUCATION ON BUILDING PERMIT PROCEDURE

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank Group and Swiss Economic Cooperation Secretariat together with the Town and Country Planning department of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly have presented communication materials on the ongoing reforms on development and building permit » read more
AMA APPOINTS JAMES AYANDO AS ITS CHIEF RESILIENCE OFFICER(CRO)

AMA APPOINTS JAMES AYANDO AS ITS CHIEF RESILIENCE OFFICER(CRO)

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly has appointed Mr. James Ayando as the city’s first Chief Resilience Officer (CRO), a new position created to lead city-wide resilience building efforts to help Accra prepare to survive, adapt, and grow in the face of natural and man made stress and shocks, -that » read more
A.M.A AND THE CITY OF PAYNESIVILLE SIGN MOU

A.M.A AND THE CITY OF PAYNESIVILLE SIGN MOU

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly(AMA) has signed a memorandum of understanding(MOU) with the city of Paynesiville in Liberia to share resilience innovations and best practices in city management. The Mayor of Accra Dr. Alfred Okoe Vanderpuijie signed on behalf of Accra, while the Mayor of » read more
AMA SUPPORTS 3 POLYCLINICS WITH GENERATORS

AMA SUPPORTS 3 POLYCLINICS WITH GENERATORS

The Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of Accra, Dr. Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije has commissioned 4 new generators worth GH₵18,3855 each to 3 polyclinics within the metropolis to aid in constant power supply. The clinics are Adabraka polyclinic,Ussher polyclinic and the Kaneshie polyclinic » read more
ANNOUNCEMENT

ANNOUNCEMENT

JOB DESCRIPTIONBIGRS Communications OfficerA Communications Officer is sought to provide media advocacy and media relations assistance to support an integrated, strategic communication approach to help cities create public support for strong road safety policies, programs and measures. The » read more
AMA DONATES MOTORBIKES TO ACCRA CENTRAL POLICE DIVISION

AMA DONATES MOTORBIKES TO ACCRA CENTRAL POLICE DIVISION

The Accra metropolitan Assembly(AMA) yesterday presented three motor bikes to the Accra Central Police Divisional headquarters to aid in their day to day activities.According to the Mayor of Accra, Dr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuijie the police team led by their leader, Assistant Commissioner of police » read more
AMA MARKS MY 1ST DAY AT SCHOOL

AMA MARKS MY 1ST DAY AT SCHOOL

The Metro Chief Executive (MCE) of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), Dr. Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije together with some officials have visited some schools in Accra to interact with pupils to mark my 1st day at school.The Mayor visited kindergarten sections of schools such as Richard Akwei » read more
A.M.A EMBARKS ON COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT ON 'TOILET AT HALF PRICE PROJECT'

A.M.A EMBARKS ON COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT ON 'TOILET AT HALF PRICE PROJECT'

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has organized a community engagement at Nima and Mamobi both suburbs of Accra to enhance awareness on the provision of subsidized toilet facilities to households without decent toilets in deprived communities within the metropolis.The project is under the » read more
LOCAL GOVERNMENT MINISTER CALLS ON A.M.A MANAGEMENT

LOCAL GOVERNMENT MINISTER CALLS ON A.M.A MANAGEMENT

The Local Government Minister, Hon. Hajia Alima Mahama has called on management of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) to familiarize herself with its activities.The Minister who was recently sworn in by the President of the Republic Of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo thanked » read more
GREATER ACCRA REGIONAL MINISTER PAYS WORKING VISIT TO A.M.A

GREATER ACCRA REGIONAL MINISTER PAYS WORKING VISIT TO A.M.A

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Hon. Ishmael Ashitey was at the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) on a working visit to familiarize himself with its operations and also interact with the Metro Security Committee( MESEC) and management.The Minister who was recently sworn in by the President of » read more