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A total of 250,000 trees planted in the Northern Region

A total of 250,000 seedlings were on Friday planted across the Northern Region as part of government's Green Ghana project to help restore the...

Completed Tolon District Hospital remains under lock and key

Tolon District Hospital, a newly-completed facility in the Northern Region, is still under lock and key more than six months after it was opened...
Education Stakeholder Dialogue

Stakeholders assess progress of education after schools reopen in Northern Region

Dr Peter Attafuah, Northern Regional Director of Education, has lauded the schools in the Northern Region for adhering to the COVID-19 safety protocols leading...
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Indian High Commissioner begins official visit to Northern Region

Mr Sugandh Rajaram, Indian High Commissioner to Ghana has arrived in Tamale at the start of a week-long official visit to the...
Mohammed Baantimah Adam Samba

Chairman Samba outlines his achievements

The NPP Northern Regional Chairman Mr. Mohammed Baantimah Adam Samba has touted his achievements as unprecedented in the history of the party in the...
Goldstar Air

Goldstar City Project starts soon in Tamale

Goldstar Air, Ghanaian owned private airline, has announced that it is due to commence the Goldstar City Project in Tamale, the Northern Regional Capital. Mr...
Togbe Afede Xiv Speaks Gfa

Togbe Afede assists 200 Muslim Families in Northern Region

The Agbogbomefia of the Asogli State, Togbe Afede XIV has appealed to the Muslim community in Ghana to recommit themselves to the education of...
Water Crisis

Yendi residents advised to treat unwholesome water before drinking

Residents of Yendi Municipality in the Northern Region have been advised to boil polluted untreated water before drinking it to avoid water-borne diseases. Mr Clifford...
Re-Greening Project

Re-greening Africa project educates farmers on land restoration approaches

World Vision Ghana (WVG) in collaboration with Catholic Relief Service (CRS) has organized a two-day farmer exchange learning visit to a Sister Organization Tree...
Children Games

YEFL-Ghana holds GAME Finals for children

An inclusive sports (boys and girls playing together) event has been held for selected children from communities in the Sagnarigu Municipality to play and...

Fake nurse arrested by Midwifery Council

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) has arrested Ms Abigail Bobin, Midwife, and Ms Esther Abuubey, Trainee Midwife for using fake certificates to gain...

CEO of BigTym Estate joins NPP Youth Organizer race

The Chief Executive Officer of BigTym Estate, Alhassan Mubarak (Frisco) has joined the race to lead the New Patriotic Party (NPP) youth front in...
Girls Mentorship

Right to Play holds mentoring sessions for girls

A mentoring programme has been held for girls in some basic schools in the Northern Region to celebrate individuality while providing safe spaces for...
Mr Shani Alhassan Saibu

Minister pledges rapid development in Northern region

Alhaji Alhassan Saibu Shani, Northern Regional Minister, has said the government is committed to ensuring that the region received its fair share of national...
Gender violence

COVID-19 increases risks of violence against women

The COVID-19 has increased the risks of sexual and gender-based violence against women in the Northern Region, Madam Bushira Alhassan, Northern Regional Director, Department...
Mosquito Net

Avoiding malaria: People living near dams must use bed nets

It is a good feeling to live near dams as one enjoys a pleasant atmosphere, which ensures good relaxation. However,...
Education Ngo Pupils

NGO welcomes pupils to school with a party

Pupils from 15 basic schools in the Sagnarigu, Gushegu, and Kumbungu Assemblies in the Northern Region have been treated to nutritious meals, beverage, and...

National Youth Authority marks Valentine’s Day with fun games

The National Youth Authority (NYA) in the Northern Region has organised fun games for young people in the Tamale Metropolis as part of activities...
Gender violence

Ethiopia to investigate gender-based violence in restive northern region

The Ethiopia Ministry of Defense (MoD) and the Ethiopia Ministry of Women, Children and Youth (MoWCY) have formed a joint taskforce to investigate gender-based...

NPP candidate petitions Court against Savelugu Constituency election results

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) 2020 Parliamentary Candidate for Savelugu Constituency in the Northern Region, Mr Muhammed Abdul-Samed Gunu, has filed a petition at...

Mozambique issues ID documents to over 500,000 displaced people in northern region

Mozambique authorities have begun to issue identification cards to more than 500,000 internally displaced people in the northern region of the country, national radio...
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2.2 million Ethiopians displaced by conflict in northern region

Conflict in Ethiopia's northern Tigray regional state has displaced 2.2 million people, an Ethiopian official said on Monday. "There are 2.2 million Internally Displaced People...
St Peter Catholic Basic School Polling Center A And B Torkuse

Voting starts well in Northern Region

At the Kukou Primary and JHS, in the Tamale South Constituency, voting came to a halt as the Verification Machine stopped functioning after verifying...

A total of 57 to battle for 18 constituencies in Northern Region

A total of 57 Parliamentary Candidates are set to contest this year’s elections in the Northern Region to represent the 18 constituencies in the...
Electoral Commission (EC)

Electoral materials arrive in Northern Region

The Northern Region office of the Electoral Commission has taken delivery of electoral materials in readiness for the December 07, general election. The electoral...
Muslims Appreciation

‘You have shown the love of Allah and His work’- Yendi Community hails Bawumia

Leadership of Yendi Muslim Community in the Northern Region have paid glowing tribute to Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia for his generous contribution towards the...
Ethiopian Army

Ethiopia forms two fact-finding missions to assess humanitarian situation in northern region

An Ethiopian official on Thursday said his country has formed a fact-finding mission to assess the humanitarian situation in the country's northern Tigray regional...
Karaga Clash

Several people assaulted and injured at Karaga

A report by the Police at Karaga District of the Northern Region has confirmed attacks on a number of persons in the district leading...
Mp For Mion Constituency Mohammed Abdul Aziz

Mion MP hands-over classroom block to Kulunkpegu community

Mr Mohammed Abdul-Aziz, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Mion Constituency in the Northern region, has handed over a three-unit Junior High School (JHS)...

Northern Region records 47 deaths, 216 injuries in nine months

The Northern Region has recorded 14 deaths and 216 injuries from road accidents in the first nine months of the year. The Region recorded 139...