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Nubian henna tattoos attract local, foreign tourists in Upper Egypt’s Aswan village

by Mahmoud Fouly In Nubian villages in Upper Egypt's province of Aswan by the Nile River, it is common to see a...

Media charged to promote tourism in Upper East

Mr John Adams, the Upper East Regional Principal Marketing Officer, Ghana Tourism Authority has called on the media to project the beautiful scenes and...

President Of Ghana Assures Equitable Distribution Of State Resources

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has assured Ghanaians that his government would ensure a fair and equitable distribution of state resources across all regions...

Upper East SHS’s Paid Initial Feeding Grants

Mr Joseph Kofi Adda, Minister for Water and Sanitation, has said government has paid 20 percent of feeding grants to Second Cycle Schools in...

UNICEF’s Performance Based Funding to MMDAs Commended

Amidu Chinnia Issahaku, Deputy Upper West Regional Minister has commended the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) for basing its funding of Metropolitan, Municipal and...

Render Regular Accounts to Citizens of Bolgatanga – Regional Minister

Mr Rockson Bukari, the Upper East Regional Minister, has called on the Bolgatanga Municipal Assembly to provided regular accounts to citizens in the Municipality,...

MOFA Director Says Upper East Region Will Not Food Shortage

Reverend John Manu, the Upper East Regional Director of the Ministry of food and Agriculture (MOFA), has said there will be no food shortage...

Child-care Centre at Nangodi Opens

Action Aid Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has inaugurated a Child-Care Centre at Nangodi in the Nabdam District of the Upper East Region to...

Rural Communities Asked to be Guardians of Water Facilities

Mr Abdul-Nashiru Mohammed, the Country Director of Water Aid Commission, has urged communities in rural areas to protect water facilities constructed for their use. ...

NGOs In Health Happy About New Initiative On Immunization

The Coalition of NGOs in Health has organized a public forum in Bolgatanga to mark this year’s World Polio Day with a call on...

GES Ignorant Of Free School Uniforms Programme Budget

SEND Ghana, in affiliation with Global Partnership for Social Accountability, on Wednesday launched its monitoring report on the free school uniforms programme on the...

U/W: planting for food initiative launch

The Planting for food and jobs campaign” has been launched in the Upper West Region with a call on all to take up farming...

Upper East Chalks Success in Reducing Malnutrition

There has been a 5.8% decline in the figures of underweight babies under five years born in the Upper East Region. This is an improvement...

Appointments Committee Scrutinizes Three Regional Ministers Today

The regional minister nominees on Wednesday were screened by Parliament’s Appointments Committee.They included Dr. Archibald Letsa, Rockson Bukari and Alhassan Suleiman, Volta, Upper East and...

172 People Chase Chief Executive Positions In U/E

One hundred and seventy-two (172) people are on record to have applied to seek the positions of district and municipal chief executive in the...

U/E Region: Maternal, Neonatal Care Improves

The introduction of a Mother Baby Friendly Health Facility Initiative(MBFHI) has improved neonatal care and reduced neonatal deaths among children between zero- to-one week...

Upper Manya Krobo Farms Destroyed By Fulani Herdsmen

file photo Many farming communities in the Upper Manya Krobo district of the Eastern region are likely to be hit with severe famine following the...

Schools in Upper East Re-open on the Release of Feeding Grants

Second-cycle schools in the Upper West Region have re-opened after government released funds  for the payment of feeding grants. A visit to some schools in...

2016 Floods in U/E Raises Concern Over Food Insecurity

Residents of the Upper East region have expressed fears 2017 may unleash a degree of food insecurity severe enough to push several households...

Police Begins Manhunt for Cop Killer in Upper West

Police officers in the Upper West Region are on a manhunt for suspected robbers who shot and killed a police officer over the weekend.The...

Upper West Showed Me So Much Love – Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s president-elect Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has thanked the Chiefs and people of the Upper West Region for their massive show of support for...

Nana Addo Begins Upper East Tour Today

President-elect Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will on Thursday December 22, 2016 embark on a 2-day thank you tour of the Upper East Region.Nana Addo...

MMDAs Advised To Enforce Sanitation By-Laws

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies in the Upper West Region have been advised to gazette their by-laws to enhance their enforcement for a better...

Alban Bagbin Keeps His Seat in Upper West

Majority Leader and incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for the Nadowli-Kaleo Constituency of the Upper West Region, Alban Bagbin, has retained his seat.He polled...

Abdulai, Ramatu Haruna Lose 2 Their Quadruplets

 The premature quadruplets born to the poor couple. Two of the four babies born in a day to a poverty-stricken couple and named after four...

2016 Election: NDC Provides Mobile Clinics in Upper East

The ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) has launched a mobile clinic dubbed “Dr. Dr. NDC” for free health screening in all 15 constituencies...

U/W Unhappy Over Attempts to Remove GETFund Boss

Some chiefs in the Upper West region are upset with recent attempts by some faceless individuals in the region targeted at soiling the...

Upper East: NDC Stronghold Stage Protests

A public demonstration, staged by a record crowd of over 1,000 people from a single rural community, has rocked a stronghold of the...

Upper East: CPA’s Are Without Good Uniforms for Operations

Community Police Assistants (CPAs) engaged by the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) in the Upper East region have lodged open complaints about some limited...
Catholic Sacred Heart

Bolgatanga Catholic Church Shrouded in Huge Financial Scandal

 Prominent figures at the Sacred Heart Cathedral, the biggest Catholic parish in the Upper East region, have blown the cover off what has been...