Gideon Okyere

Shelter Afrique Assures Ghana of its Support on Housing

The Chief Executive Officer of the Shelter Afrique, His Excellency Andrew Chimphondah, has assured the Ministry of Works and Housing of the organisation’s support in the area of housing to enable the Government achieve its agenda of rolling out affordable housing for Ghanaians. He stated that Shelter Afrique seeks to ensure that every African, particularly …

Shelter Afrique Assures Ghana of its Support on Housing Read More »

Maintenance of Government’s Residential Accommodation – Works and Housing to Engage Finance Ministry

The Minister for Works and Housing, Hon. Francis Asenso-Boakye has hinted that the Ministry of Works and Housing will engage the Ministry of Finance for possible retention of a percentage of rent paid by public sector workers residing in Government accommodation for maintenance of the facilities. The Minister who was on a working visit to …

Maintenance of Government’s Residential Accommodation – Works and Housing to Engage Finance Ministry Read More »

Minister Calls for Enforcement of Engineering Laws in Ghana

The Minister for Works and Housing, Hon. Francis Asenso-Boakye has called for enforcement of engineering laws in the country in order to ensure professionalism, high standard and regulation of engineering practice in the country. Effective regulation of engineering, according to the Minster, is a basic requirement in any country as engineering affects every facet of …

Minister Calls for Enforcement of Engineering Laws in Ghana Read More »

Flood Mitigation is a Collective Responsibility for All – Asenso-Boakye

The Minister for Works and Housing, Hon. Francis Asenso-Boakye as part of his working tour, visited the various drainage sites in Accra to assess drainage works being undertaken by the Ministry. The sites included the Odaw-Onyasia confluence at Caprice, Kwame Nkrumah circle, Upper and Lower Korle lagoons where Messrs Dredge Masters is currently undertaking the …

Flood Mitigation is a Collective Responsibility for All – Asenso-Boakye Read More »

2023 All African Games: LOC Calls On Minister for Works and Housing

  The Minister for Works and Housing, Francis Asenso-Boakye received a three-member delegation from the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of Ghana for the 13th “All African Games”. The purpose of the courtesy call was to welcome the Minister to his new office and also table concerns of the committee before the Ministry. Top of the …

2023 All African Games: LOC Calls On Minister for Works and Housing Read More »

World Bank Assures Government of its Continuous Support for Flood Mitigation Initiatives in Ghana

The World Bank has assured government of its support for the Greater Accra Resilient and Integrated Development (GARID) project and other flood mitigation projects being implemented in the country. This was made known by the World Bank Country Director for Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone, Hon. Pierre Laporte when he paid a courtesy call on …

World Bank Assures Government of its Continuous Support for Flood Mitigation Initiatives in Ghana Read More »

Affordable Housing: Government Intends to Build More – Hon. Asenso-Boakye

  The Minister for Works and Housing, Hon. Francis Asenso-Boakye, has emphasized the government’s commitment to building more affordable housing units to bridge the housing deficit in the country. The Minister made this disclosure when he embarked on a working tour of the Saglemi Affordable Housing project in the Greater Accra Region. He indicated that, …

Affordable Housing: Government Intends to Build More – Hon. Asenso-Boakye Read More »

New Works and Housing Minister Calls for Teamwork

  The Minister for Works and Housing, Hon. Francis Asenso-Boakye, has called for teamwork, professionalism and impartiality in the discharge of duties in order to execute the policies, programmes and projects of the Ministry effectively. According to him, teamwork, professionalism, mutuality and non-partisanship on the part of the staff are very key if the Ministry …

New Works and Housing Minister Calls for Teamwork Read More »