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NPP is a farmer friendly government – MCE

Mr Karim Nanyua, the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Sissala East, has described the New Patriotic Party (NPP) as ‘farmer friendly’ government working to...

Sissala East records improvement in health indices – Director

Mr Alex Bapula, the Sissala East Municipal Health Director, has said 2019 saw an improvement in the health indices of the area compared to...
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Agricultural Extension Officers in Sissala East Given Motorbikes

The Sissala East Municipal Assembly has presented 13 Galaxy Motorbikes to the Municipal office of the Department of Agriculture for distribution to agricultural extension...
Sissala Rainstorm

Houses in Sissala East and West Ravaged by Rainstorm

Rainstorms accompanied by severe winds have touched residential houses, schools and clinics in Tumu, Gwollu, and several communities in both Sissala East and West...
Sissala East Municipal Hospital

Blood pressure and diabetes on the rise at Sissala East

The Sissala East Municipal Hospital in Tumu has recorded increased cases of blood pressure and diabetes over the past three years which health officials...
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Sissala East Assembly Members Receive Motorbikes

The Sissala East Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mr Karim Nanyua, has handed over 30 motorbikes to assembly members to aid mobility in the performance...

Sissala East: Service Providers Receive Their NHIS Payments for 2018 2nd Quarter

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) says it has paid part of the debt it owes healthcare service providers in the Sissala East up...
Basic Textbooks

78, 000 Core Textbooks Needed in Sissala East Schools

Basic schools in Sissala East Municipality are facing various logistical challenges including the inability to provide textbooks for effective teaching and learning. The area is...

2018 BECE: 8 Schools in Sissala East Got Zero Percent

Eight Junior High Schools in the Sissala East Municipality registered zero percent in the 2018 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) results, according to the...
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Sissala East Women Farmers Calls for Early Distribution of Subsidised Inputs

Women farmers in Sissala East Municipality have called on government to make available subsidized inputs ahead of this year’s farming season. The call was made...

Sissala East Patrons Review BECE Results After Poor Performance

Results released by the West Africa Examination Council for the 2018 Basic Education Certificate Examination in Sissala East indicates a sharp decline from 60...
Sissala Libraries

Philanthropist to build 5 Libraries for Sissala East

Mr Kingsley Kanton, a Philanthropist and Social Entrepreneur, has announced plans to build five library facilities in the Sissala East Municipality to encourage reading...

Young Patriots Accuses Sissala East And West MPs For Undermining Deputy Upper West Regional...

Young Patriots in the Sissalaland strongly believe that, their MPs in the Sissala East and West Constituencies, Honourable Ridwan Abass Dauda and his uncle,...
Post-Harvest Losses

Post Harvest Losses Crippling Ghana’s Economy

Ghana loses about 318,514 tonnes of maize annually to post-harvest losses according to a 2016 study by Dr Bruno Tran, an expert in post-harvest...

Coalition For Change Supports Poor And Vulnerable

The Coalition for Change (C4C) has distributed over 7000 assorted items to the poor and vulnerable in various communities of the Upper West Region. The...

SILDEP Appeals To Gov’t To Legalize Safe Abortion

Social Initiative for Literacy and Development Programme (SILDEP) has blamed the increasing number of unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions on lack of access to...

Staffing Position Of Health Personnel Improve In U/W

The staffing position of health personnel with critical skills such as medical doctors, midwives, pharmacists, physicians and anaesthetists which used be a challenge in...

Ghana Fails To Instill Discipline Among Its Citizens

Mr Paul Avorkah, National Director, Department of Community Development has stated that one of the things Ghana has failed to do is to instill...
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NPP Youth in Sissala East Constituency Walk For Change

It was a massive and mammoth "Walk" which was attended by hundreds of youth in the constituency. Almost all major stakeholders in the party...

50 pesewa coin shortage hits Sissala East over Jackpot games

The jackpot machines, which are largely patronized by children, has led to other entrepreneurs trading in the 50 pesewa coin as it is in...
rosewood logging

Abolish rosewood logging – Gwollu Traditional Council

The Council said the massive and wanton felling of rose trees was being carried out in the Sissala West, Sissala East, Wa East, Wa...
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Sissala East Assembly to improve living standard of residents

According to the District Chief Executive, his office was open to partners for collaborations critical for the development of the area. He assured all...

Abu Nabong ‘s Open Letter To Sissala East DCE

By: Abu Nabong Narawie As a self-styled investigator and also a freelance journalist; I unearth topical issues that matter to the masses and thus the...

Kudos to Radford FM in Tumu

My Brothers and Sisters, District Men and Women, Allies and Opponents and Concerned citizens of Sissalas, the stone age mentality and lackadaisical attitude of...

54 farmers benefit from Ghana Grasscutter Project

The Ghana Grasscutter Project is supporting 54 farmers with domesticated grass cutters in the Upper West Region to help enhance livelihoods through improvement in...

Sissala East District request for anti-snake vaccines

Four farmers in the Sissala East District died of snakebites out of nine cases recorded at the Tumu District Hospital from January to October. Farmers...
Family Planning

Family Planning a major challenge in Sissala East

Patronage of family planning services is still a major challenge in the Sissala East District, as it has consistently stagnated and declined in the...

24,037 voters registered with EC in Upper West

The Electoral Commission (EC) has registered a total of 24,037 new voters in the in the Upper West Region, during its recent nationwide voter...

Assembly beefs up Revenue Mobilisation Monitoring Team

The Sissala East District Assembly would achieve its revenue target, mobilsing 281,981.88 Ghana cedis between January and August this year through internally generated activities. The...
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Assembly Kicks Against burial in homes

The Sissala East District Assembly has directed all communities in the District to establish burial grounds at the end of October 31, this year. Traditional...