National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG)

Who we are:The National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG) is a nationwide organisation and the mouthpiece of all Local Authorities (Metropolitan, Municipal and Districts Assemblies – MMDAs) in Ghana.
Historical Background In 1962, two separate associations (the National Association of Local Authorities and the Associations of City / Municipal Councils) existed to serve the interest of local councils in Ghana. On the 18th November, 1977 the two associations were merged and called the National Association of Local Councils (NALCO). The Association performed creditably, attracting .. continue Reading

Structure of the Govering Body: THE NATIONAL DELEGATES CONFERENCE is the supreme decision- making body of the Association. It consists of five (5) delegates from each District Assembly in Ghana and the National Executive Council. The five (5) delegates are made of the Presiding Member, District Chief Executive and three (3) other delegates from each District Assembly two of whom shall be elected members of the Assembly, one and appointed member and at least one of whom shall be a woman. ; THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COUNCIL(NEC) is the governing body of the Association and is elected at the Regional and National Delegates Conferences.continue Reading

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Hon. Hajia Alima Mahama opens Equitable Table Economic Growth Campaign in Cities Programme in Agona Swedru

Aug. 29, 2017
The Minister, Hon. Hajia Alima Mahama (MP) launched the Joint Work Programme (JWP) Equitable Economic Growth Campaign in Cities in Agona Swedru on Tuesday 22nd August, 2017. The programme is a 24-month study under the auspices of Cities Alliance an International Develo...

NALAG PROMISES MOTORBIKES FOR ASSEMBLY MEMBERS NATIONWIDE



November 11, 2017:
The National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG), is to give motorbikes to all assembly members nationwide.

This is to make it possible for the assembly members to effectively discharge their duties.
NALAG’s President, Felix Men...

NALAG REGIONAL CONFERENCE: NEWLY ELECTED UPPER WEST REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE

Honourable Daniel Tanko Dauda on 7th November, 2017 has been elected as the new Upper West Regional Representative of the NALAG pending next year’s National Delegates Conference of the Association.

Hon. Tanko, who is a Political Science Lecturer at the University of Development Studie...

NALAG SWEARS IN NEW EXECUTIVE MEMBERS


The National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana, NALAG, has sworn in new executives to steer the affairs of the Association in their mandate as the National Executives Council (NEC) Members.

The two-day event which took place on 28th and 29th June, 2017 at the NALAG House, Okpon...

HEAD of LGS URGES ASSEMBLY STAFF TO TAKE WORK SERIOUS


The Head of the Local Government Service, Dr Nana Ato Arthur, has charged staff of various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to work diligently, and to desist from acts that will contravene their core mandate.

Dr Arthur said this when he visited the Obuasi Munici...

NALAG PARTICIPATES IN THE FIRST FORUM OF TERRITORIAL MANAGERS AND TRAINING INSTITUTIONS

The National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG) has joined Local Government Authorities in participating in the first forum for local government officials and managers of training institutions which took place at the Campus of the International University of Rabat (UIR) from September...