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CHRAJ, GII engage chiefs in the fight against corruption

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) and Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII) have engaged the Upper West Regional House of Chiefs on...

UW smallholder women farmers demand 30 percent quota in RFJs

Smallholder women farmers in Upper West Regional have expressed worry about low number of women beneficiaries in the Rearing for Food and Jobs (RFJ)...
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Ghana’s democracy will suffer if corruption is not properly tackled

The Jirapa directorate of National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has cautioned that Ghana’s democracy would be under threat if comprehensive action is not...
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UW Peace Council wants collaboration on peace-building efforts

Chairman of the Upper West Regional Peace Council, Rev Dr Aloysius Nuolabong, has called on civil society organisations (CSOs) and the media to intensify...

GIFEC assuages public fear about radiations from telecom equipment

The Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications (GIFEC) has organised a forum in Lawra on electromagnetic fields exposure in an attempt to assuage public...
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GSA submits to Upper West MMDAs Copies of Building Codes

The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) has distributed copies of maiden Ghana Building Code to Municipal and District Assemblies (MDAs) in Upper West Region to...
Gsa Farmers

GSA deepens campaign against contamination of grains in Ghana

The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) has engaged smallholder farmers, downstream consumers and top value chain actors in the Upper West Region on ways of...
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Visually Impaired Student Graduates with First Class

A 25-year-old blind student, James Yelsong, was among the only three candidates who graduated with first class in Diploma in Basic Education (DBE) from...
Gra Targets

Wa: GRA’s Small Tax Office Surpasses Target for First Quarter

The Wa Small Tax Office of Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has surpassed its revenue collection benchmark for the first quarter of 2019, out of...
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U/WR Minister Assures That All Delayed GETFUND Project Contractors will be Paid

The Upper West Regional Minister, Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, has promised to facilitate payment of contractors working on Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) projects...
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U/WR: GRA’s framework on revenue collection strategies outlined

The Customs Division of Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has outlined several strategies aiming to “achieve and exceed” its 2019 revenue collection target of GHc4.48...
agricultural productivity

Ghana’s Agriculture policy interventions aims at generating bumper harvest

Dr Gyiele Nurah, Minister of State at the Ministry of Agriculture, has said increased investment by government since 2017 has revived the country’s agriculture...
Agribusiness Conference

UWR Hosts 1st Agribusiness Conference

The first ever Agribusiness Fair and Conference has been held in Wa, the Upper West Regional capital, to boost agricultural investment and raise public...
Nhis Review

UPPER WEST: NHIA Registers 70,000 Locals

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) registered 70,358 indigents in 2018 onto the insurance scheme and at the same time made marginal gains in...

Wa High Court Allows Bail for Two Remand Prisoners

A Wa High Court presided over by Justice Kwasi Boakye has granted bail to two persons who have been on remand for between 17...
Agric Fair

UW Deputy Minister Finds Investors for Agriculture Sector

Mr. Amidu Issahaku Chinnia, the Deputy Upper West Regional Minister, has urged investors to take advantage of the business opportunities in the area to...
Tripartite Meting

Upper West RCC and Francophone Neighbours Strengthen Border Collaboration

The Upper West Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) together with regions of South West of Burkina Faso and Bounkani of La Cote d’Ivoire have met...
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NDC Presidential Poll Security Plans Applauded

Ghana’s former Ambassador to Mali, Mr Mamoud Khalid, has applauded the security arrangement for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) presidential primary in the Upper...
The UW Regional Minister, Alhaji Sulemana Alhassan presented one of the beds with mattress to the Commander of the Military Detachment, Lieutenant Ralph B

Upper West Region: Military Detachment Receive Lodging Materials

The Upper West Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) has donated mattresses, beds and dining furniture worth GH¢29,000.00 to the military detachment in the Region to...
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Police in Wa Begins Probing UDS Student Alleged Suicide

The Wa District Police have launched an investigation into the death of Enoch Akondoh, a final year student of University for Development Studies (UDS)...

UW Journalists Condemns the killing of investigative Reporter

Some journalists in the Upper West Region have expressed concern about their security and the threat to general media practice following the killing of...

Wa Assemblies of God Comforts Tema Murdered Pastor’s Family

The Revival Assembly of the Assemblies of God Church in Wa has expressed its deepest condolences to the family of Rev. Dr. David Nabegmado...
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AG Pastor Encourage Citizens to be Responsible

The Revival Assembly of the Wa Assemblies of God (AG) Church has called on citizens to try and live up to their civic responsibilities...

Upper West: Murdered pastor’s family consoled

The Revival Assembly of the Assemblies of God Church in Wa has consoled the family of Reverend Dr. David Nabegmado who was stabbed to...
The Director of VIP Jeoun Transport Limited, Mr Yaw Amponsah Marfo, presenting the items to one of the widows in Wa on Friday.

Wa: VIP transport director donates items to 1,200 widows

The Director of VIP Jeoun Transport Limited, Mr Yaw Amponsah Marfo, on Friday donated bags of rice, bails of fabrics and undisclosed amount of...
global Menstrual Hygiene

CEO for TLG Foundation advice girls on menstrual hygiene

The Touching Lives of Girls (TLG) Foundation has outlined the importance of parents and school counsellors in counselling adolescent girls on hygiene during menstruation...
global Menstrual Hygiene

TLG Foundation plans on ways to protect Menstruating girls

The Touching Lives of Girls (TLG) Foundation has called for national action to protect menstruating school girls from stigma as Ghana celebrates global Menstrual...

Wa: GPRTU Organises Massive Crime and Passenger Education

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (G.P.R.T.U) in partnership with Ghana Police Service in Upper West Region has organised security sensitisation for drivers and...
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Massive Transfers Hit Upper West Police Command

The Upper West Regional Police Command has suffered 117 police personnel short fall after both seniors and juniors were being transferred from the Region...
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Kpando Queen Mothers spearhead campaign for safe menstrual hygiene

Queen Mothers in Kpando Traditional Area in the Volta Region have embraced Menstrual Hygiene campaign launched by Touching The Lives of Girls Foundation (TLGF)...