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Patronize Local Building Materials To Reduce Building Cost- Asenso Boakye

The Minister for Works and Housing, Francis Asenso Boakye today opened the Graphic Real Estate Revolution and Housing Fair with a call on stakeholders within the Real Estate Sector to capitalize on the challenges facing covid hit countries that produce construction materials by patronizing and supporting the local manufacturing industries. Such initiative, he said, will …

Government To Undertake Comprehensive Inventory Of Public Buidlings

The Minister for Works and Housing, Francis Asenso-Boakye (MP) has announced the government’s plans to undertake a comprehensive audit of all its landed properties across the country with the inauguration of an 8-member member committee today in Accra. This, according to the Minister, has been necessitated by the responsibility of the Ministry to keep track …

Consider 30% Of Workers’ Salary As Mortgage To Own Affordable Houses- Asenso-Boakye

The Minister for Works and Housing, Hon. Francis Asenso-Boakye (MP) has charged the new Board of Directors of the State Housing Company Limited (SHCL) to explore and consider ways where Ghanaians can use 30% of their salaries and its accompanying pension funds as mortgage to acquire and own state housing projects across the country. This, …

French Agency for Development called on Works and Housing Minister

The Minister Hon. Francis Asenso-Boakye (MP) received a delegation from the French Agency for Development (AFD) led by the French Ambassador to Ghana, Anne-Sophie Ave to discuss and explore areas of cooperation and support in the housing sector. The Ambassador was accompanied by the AFD Country Director, Christophe Correr, and the Urban Project Officer, Mouhamadou …


The Ministry of Works and Housing, exists to formulate, monitor and evaluate the implementation of policies, plans and programmes for the sustainable management of public landed properties, drainage and coastal protection works, operational hydrology as well as safe, secure, decent and affordable housing using technical expertise and innovative methods for all people living in the country.


Robust and Sustainable Development of Public Works and Housing infrastructure.

The Ministry of Works and Housing is responsible for the initiation and formulation of Government’s policies and programmes for the Housing and Works sub-sectors of the Country.

In line with Sections 11 and 13 of the Civil Service Act 1993, (PNDCL 327), and by Executive Instrument (EI. 28, 2017), the Ministry of Works and Housing is mandated to initiate and formulate policies for the Works and Housing sector, as well as coordinate, monitor and evaluate the implementation of plans, programmes, and performance of the sector for national development.