POLITICS: Local Minister Set To Give Update On Financing Of MMDAs At Local Level
The Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Hajia Alima Mahama, will on Wednesday August 26 deliver an update on what her Ministry is doing to increase funding and improve financial management at the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) at the local level.
Hajia Alima will outline measures being taken by government to strengthen the financing base of MMDAs to raise revenue locally for the purposes of undertaking independent development projects.
She will also throw more light on how government intends to increase participation of the citizenry in democratic governance.
The minister is expected to provide update on what has contributed to improvement in service delivery at the local level as well.
Story by: Joshua Kwabena Smith