LGWU Urge MMDAs to Enhance Their Performance

A New Year’s message to members signed by Mr Joe Boahen, General Secretary said, said through strict enforcement of the by-laws and effective collection of property rates and business operating permit fees, the Assemblies could reposition themselves for accelerated development. The Union urged Ghanaians to cultivate the habit of voluntarily paying property rates as their […]


Approach Sanitation Day as National Call

The Local Government Workers’ Union (LGWU) has described the institution of the Sanitation Day programme as a national duty call and all citizens must participate in it. In a New Year message to its members and workers in general signed by Mr Joe Boahen, the General Secretary on Tuesday, the Union said, the time had […]


LGWU Warns Controller to Halt Deductions

The Local Government Workers Union of TUC (LGWU) has ordered the Controller and Accountant General to stop deducting dues from its members’ salaries into the CLOSAG Fund with immediate effect. In a 10-point Communication, signed by Joe Boahen, General Secretary on behalf of the National Executive Council (NEC) of the Union, the leadership said no […]


Government must take in more environmental health workers

The Local Government Workers Union (LGWU), has lauded Government for its decision to engage 235 environmental health graduates, but says more of them should be absorbed in order to tackle the current sanitation problem head-on. The Union in a statement signed by Mr Joe Boahen, the General Secretary and copied to Ghana News Agency said: […]