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Handwashing Stations

Access to handwashing facilities improves at basic schools in Tamale

Access to handwashing facilities at basic schools have improved in the Tamale Metropolis as most of such schools display veronica buckets with soap on...

UDS gets new Registrar

The Governing Council of the University for Development Studies (UDS) has appointed Mr Nurudeen Issah Abubakar as the Registrar of the University. ...

Fifteen organisations receive grants to implement projects

A total of 15 community based organisations and groups of smallholder women farmers have received small grants to advance their works on environmental improvements...
Actors Call

Use community groups to implement social protection – Actors

Some state and non-state actors in the Northern Region have called for the use of community social groups in implementing social protection projects and...
Citizenry Advice

Develop positive attitude to work – Rev Father Mornah

Reverend Father Mathias Mornah, Lecturer at Saint Victor’s Major Seminary, has urged the citizenry to develop a positive attitude to work to help accelerate...

Environmental Unit to bring spot fines on defecators in Tamale

The Environmental Health and Sanitation Unit (EHSU) of the Tamale Metropolitan Assembly (TaMA) has announced that it is considering to re-institute...
visually impaired

Write inscriptions on medicine packs in braille too – visually-impaired

Some visually-impaired persons in Tamale have appealed to drugs manufacturing companies and importers in Ghana to ensure that inscriptions on medicine packs are also...
Books Donation

NGOs and MP donate books to school

Centre for Communities Education and Youth Development (CCEYD) has donated two boxes of books to the Al-Iman Foundation basic school in Tamale. The books, including...
Plastic Plant

Tamale Plastic Preprocessing Plant inaugurated

A Plastic Preprocessing Plant has been set up in Tamale to help in plastic waste management in the capital city of the Northern Region. Plastic...

BACE Alumni urged to leverage digitization to sustain association

The Bagabaga College of Education (BACE) Alumni, have been urged to leverage digitization and technology to broaden the Association’s membership, networks and collaborations, to...

NPC, REGSEC undergo capacity building training on peace and security

Members of the Northern Regional Peace Council (NPC) and the Northern Regional Security Council (REGSEC), have undergone a capacity building training to equip and...
NIgerian teachers

Parents must get involved in the education of their children

Madam Wedad Sayibu, Programmes Director for School For Life, has advocated parental involvement in the daily learning activities of their wards to enhance positive...
Basicneeds Ghana

BasicNeeds Ghana trains traditional, faith-based healers on mental illness

Some traditional and faith-based healers in the Tamale and Zabzugu Assemblies have been trained on how to identify symptoms of psychological trauma, consequences, and...
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Influence citizens to accept COVID-19 vaccines-Caritas Ghana

Journalists and media practitioners have been advised to communicate in a manner that will influence the citizenry to accept the COVID-19 vaccines to help...
Government Witches

Alleged witches have limited access to justice-Survey

A survey conducted by Songtaba, a women advocacy non-governmental organization (NGO), has found out that inmates of alleged witch camps in the Northern Region,...

NHIS subscribers worried about charges at facilities

Some subscribers to the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) have complained about charges and payments at health facilities to receive treatment even though their...
MMDA’s and Directors

MMDCEs must sign performance contracts – ILGS Director

Dr Nicholas Awortwi, Director of Institute of Local Government Studies (ILGS), has proposed to Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) to sign performance...
Mr Emmanuel Holortu

Domestic violence affects more women in rural areas – Police

The Northern Regional Coordinator of the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit(DOVVSU), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Mr Emmanuel Holortu, has disclosed that Women...
Training Coordinators

Ghana Red Cross and partners to resume eye screening at basic schools

The Ghana Red Cross Society in partnership with the Swiss Red Cross and Ghana Health Service (GHS) is to resume screening activities at basic...
Madam Radia Adama Saani

Moontouch Travel Ltd CEO wins tourism award of the year

Madam Radia Adama Saani, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Moontouch Travel Limited, has been adjudged best Travel & Tourism CEO of the year 2020...

Photo exhibition to promote women identity opens in Tamale

Phenomxnal Wowxn, a non-governmental organization (NGO), has opened a photo exhibition aimed at discovering and promoting the identity of women in Northern Ghana. The event,...

Beneficiaries of ANZANSI Study project share success stories

Beneficiaries of ANZANSI Study Project, an initiative being implemented by BasicNeeds-Ghana, a non-governmental organization (NGO), have shared their experiences on how the project had...

Northern Region: Cement in short supply in Tamale

Cement is in short supply in the Tamale Metropolis leaving those engaged in construction works with no choice but to rush for the limited...
Pregnant Women

421 JHS final year girls out of school after COVID-19 break

At least 421 Junior High School girls got pregnant and could not return to school after the President announced the re-opening of schools in...
Mr Joshua Nana Yirenkyi

Ghana urged to adopt policy to address malnutrition

Mr Joshua Nana Yirenkyi, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist at the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOIKA) has called on stakeholders to support the government...
Water Fund

CRS and partners begin processes to develop Water Fund for Tamale

Catholic Relief Services (CRS), an international non-governmental organisation, has initiated a process to develop Water Fund for Tamale as part of efforts to address...

UNAIDS recommends key activities to end TB

The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) has recommended eight key activities for Ghana to implement to end tuberculosis (TB), especially among people...

421 JHS Final year Girls out of school after COVID-19 break

At least 421 Junior High School girls got pregnant and could not return to school in January after the long COVID-19 break. ...

Conference on climate change and employment creation held in Tamale

Youth Advocacy on Rights and Opportunities (YARO), a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has organised a conference on climate change and sustainable employment creation for the...

World Oral Health Day: Pepsodent’s #BrushWithMe campaign hits the streets of Accra, Kumasi, Takoradi...

To mark World Oral Health Day 2021, Pepsodent Ghana hit the streets of Accra, Kumasi, Takoradi and Tamale to educate and remind Ghanaians on...