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Economics Seeds Project

Smallholder farmers in northern Ghana to benefit from certified seeds

About 300,000 smallholder farmers in the northern parts of the country are to receive improved certified seeds within the next two years to help...

No mammography machine in Northern Ghana for breast cancer care

As the world observes Breast Cancer Awareness month this month, women above 40 years in the five regions in the north may not have...

Find permanent solution to annual flooding in northern Ghana-Yoo Naa

The Chief of Savelugu, Yoo Naa, Abdulai Andani, is unhappy about the inability of governments to find lasting solutions to the perennial flooding in...
Zahra Of Gmb Fame

Zahra of GMB fame donates to students in Northern Ghana

A former contestant at the 2019 edition of the Ghana Most Beautiful (GMB) pageant, Zahra Sulemana has donated educational materials to some Junior and...

SARI launches project to build capacity of youth in maize cultivation

The Savanna Agricultural Research Institute of the Council for Scientific Research Institute (CSIR-SARI), has launched a technical and entrepreneurial capacity building project for youth...
Northern Indigenes

Northerners can carry out their own development – Mrs Chinery-Hesse

Mrs Mary Chinery-Hesse, the Chancellor, University of Ghana, has said the sustained development and improvement in the quality of life in Northern Ghana was...
Nda Projects

NDA initiates GH₵266.7 million worth of projects in Northern Ghana

The Northern Development Authority is implementing projects worth GH₵266.7million in northern Ghana under the government’s Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP). Dr...
Forsports Foundation

Forsports Foundation to unearth and nurture hidden talents of young people in Northern Ghana

Forsports Foundation, a sport for development non-governmental organisation has scale-up measures to help unearth and nurture talents of particularly marginalised young people in the...

Apply COVID-19 money prudently, MMDCEs in northern Ghana told

The Savannah Development Policy Think Tank has called on Metropolitan Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) in northern Ghana to ensure prudent application of...

Increase border surveillance in Northern Ghana-NDF

The Northern Development Forum (NDF) has appealed to the government to increase border vigilance in all the five regions in Northern Ghana to augment...

Northern Ghana to engage political parties on development

The Northern Development Forum (NDF) has identified priority projects and initiatives in six sectors of the economy, which it will lobby political parties to...

AWLA engages partners on justice delivery in Northern Ghana

The African Women Lawyers Association (AWLA), a Non-governmental Organisation, has held a day’s stakeholder workshop with its Court Users Committees (CUCs) on enhancing...

CBG determined to provide distinguished banking service in northern Ghana

Mr Daniel Wilson Addo, the Managing Director (MD) of Consolidated Bank Ghana (CBG) Limited, has expressed commitment of the bank to partner customers...

560 sites identified in northern Ghana for Small Earth Dams

Under the One Village One Dam flagship programme, the Ministry of Special Development Initiatives, in collaboration with other government agencies has identified a...
koica assets

KOICA presents farm Implements to Farmer Organizations in Northern Ghana

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has presented some vehicles and farm implements valued at Gh¢ 363,210 to some Farmer-Based Cooperatives and Farmer-Based Organisations (FBCs/FBOs)...
U S Ambassador, Stephanie S. Sullivan

U.S Gov’t supports over 600 Ghanaian women in Shea Butter production.

U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan led a ribbon cutting and inaugurated a shea butter processing facility that will support increased economic opportunities...
EU Support

EU Earmarks €147 Million to Boost Agriculture in Northern Ghana

The European Union, as part of its partnership with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, is finalising a 147 million-Euro intervention to revolutionarise agriculture...
Ghana Celebrates International Womens Day

SLWMP Empowers Northern Ghana Women

The implementation of the Sustainable Land and Water Management Project (SLWMP) in the three northern regions is making a significant impact on the lives...

Ecological Organic Agriculture in Northern Ghana; The Role of Women And The Youth

The world today is facing a deep and growing crisis as a result of the way we produce, process and distributes our food coupled...

Palladium supports over 5,000 women in shea nut production

Palladium Impact Investments a global impact firm has provided cash boost to female-owned company Naasakle to support more than 5,000 women shea nut...
Some beneficiaries of QNET's E-reader devices

QNET Ghana Supports Poor Schools Up north with E-Readers

QNET, a global e-commerce business and one of Asia’s biggest direct-selling companies is helping address one of the fundamental challenges of education in Ghana:...
Ghana Police

Ghana:Unknown Gunmen Kill Four in Nanjon

Unidentified gunmen opened fire in a market, killing four people and injuring 10 others late Sunday in the northern Ghana town of Nanjon, police...

Ghana Agrees To Supply Burkina Faso With Power

Ghana will increase its power supply to Burkina Faso by 100 megawatts (MW) by the end of the year to help boost the energy...
Professor Kwesi Yankah

Ghana Gov’t Won’t Build University For Votes – Sector Minister

Professor Kwesi Yankah, a Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education has stated that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo- Addo led government is...

Climate Condition In Southern Ghana Expected To Drop

The atmospheric heat currently being experienced in the southern part of the country, is expected to drop with the beginning of the harmattan season. The...

ICRISAT Introduces New Varieties of Groundnut to Northern Farmers

Groundnut farmers in the Northern, Upper East and Upper West regions now have the opportunity to select from three newly improved varieties to boost...
Agro Farming

Agro-processing initiatives in northern Ghana gets support

The Chinese government has handed over a support package for small-scale agro-processing initiatives in northern Ghana. Through its grants for agricultural development in the West...

Peaceful coexistence, necessary for development of Northern Ghana – WANEP

Northern Ghana, needs a certain culture of peace in order to derive maximum gains from the numerous agriculture interventions being implemented in the area. Creating...

ORGIIS calls on NPA to speed up implementation of energy cooking reform

Organisation for Indigenous Initiatives and Sustainability (ORGIIS), a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) has called on the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) and the Ministry of Energy...
Mental Health

Builsa South MP appeals for acceptable mental health facilities

Dr Clement Abasinab Apaak, the Member of Parliament for Builsa South, has made a passionate appeal to the Government to provide adequate mental health...