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Chieftaincy Act, 2008 (Act No. 759).

Country/Territory
Ghana
Document type
Legislation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to revise and consolidate the Chieftaincy, 1971 (Act 370) to bring its provisions in conformity with the Constitution and to provide for related matters.
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Land & soil
Keyword
Agricultural development Institution Traditional rights/customary rights Cadastre/land registration
Geographical area
Africa, Western Africa
Abstract

This Act makes provision for local government in Ghana and the promotion, conservation and development of customary law.

Full text
English