Nana Senyah said the allocation of not less than 5% of the consolidated fund is clearly emphasised in Article 252 (2) of the 1992 Constitution, subject to the provisions of the constitution for which Parliament shall annually make provision for the allocation of not less than five percent of the total revenue of Ghana to the District Assemblies for development which amount shall be paid into the DACF
in quarterly installments.
So some have suggested that an electoral area common fund just like the DACF
be created for annual disbursements so that the assembly member and unit committee members can carry out their functions (In-depth one-on-one Interview).
According to Mr Nyantakyi, the TAMDA was yet to receive the third and fourth quarters of its DACF
allocation for 2018.
The District Assembly Common Fund (DACF
) Act 1993, ACT 455 instructs that a two percent allocation of the total sum of funds received by the various assemblies on a quarterly basis be given to Persons living with Disability.
Touching on the District Assembly Common Fund (DACF
), Mr Agyeman-Nyantakyi disclosed that the Assembly received an amount of GHS1,428,200.47, which represented 39% of a total amount of GHS3,633,577.35 the Assembly had budgeted for.
The presentations were made from disabilities funds drawn from the District Assembly Common Funds (DACF
Deductions for the payment of the bikes would be done through the District Assembly Common Fund (DACF
), and to the assembly members, the sector Ministry and NALAG ought to allow the assemblies to source the loan directly from the DACF
, since NALAG would pay for the bikes from the same Fund.