Male City Council - Latest Stories

  • Does it end only with councillors' pay cut?

    Does it end only with councillors' pay cut?

    It has been five years since local councils were founded across the Maldives to conduct the nation’s administrative sectors under the decentralization act. However, we have yet to witness any progress brought to the islands, atolls and cities via t

    October 18, 2015
  • Councilors’ pay cut to ruin decentralisation

    Councilors’ pay cut to ruin decentralisation

    Main opposition Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) declared Monday that the recent city councilors’ salary slash was a move by the government to destroy decentralisation.

    October 13, 2015
  • Parliament passes city councilors' pay cut

    Parliament passes city councilors' pay cut

    Parliament of Maldives passed Monday the reduction of salary and allowances of city council members elected under the decentralisation act.

    October 12, 2015
  • 'City council salary cut due to MDP majority'

    'City council salary cut due to MDP majority'

    City councillors' salary reduction stemmed from mounting concerns over majority of city councillors representing opposition Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP), Addu Mayor Abdulla "Soabe" Sodiq said on Tuesday.

    October 06, 2015
  • City councillors face major pay cut

    City councillors face major pay cut

    Parliamentary finance committee on Monday passed to slash the salary and allowances of city council members by more than half.

    October 05, 2015
  • President limits city council powers

    President limits city council powers

    Male City Council's only service to the people would now be maintaining the registry of births and deaths of the capital, the council said Sunday.

    August 02, 2015
  • 'Malé City Council; a failure'

    'Malé City Council; a failure'

    The Malé City Council is an incompetent institution, and its work is ‘disappointing’, said Housing Minister Mohamed Muizzu.

    May 12, 2015
  • Council kept in the dark about City Hall

    Council kept in the dark about City Hall

    The Malé City Council had not been informed that the State had taken control of the City Hall and Council office, said Malé Mayor Mohamed Shihab.

    April 21, 2015
  • Waste from landfill overflowing to the street

    Waste from landfill overflowing to the street

    No. 1 Landfill in the capital Male’ is overflowing to the streets after part of the landfill was given to police.

    April 13, 2015
  • Police remove table used for petition signing

    Police remove table used for petition signing

    The Maldives Police Service (MPS) have removed the tables used by the opposition Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) to garner signatures for a petition calling for former President Mohamed Nasheed’s release.

    April 06, 2015
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