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FDA Supports Bolgatanga blood banks

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in Bolgatanga the Upper East Regional capital, has organized blood donation exercise as part of its mandate to...
chps-compound

CHPS Compounds Will Now Run as Life Concept

Plans are underway to incorporate the concept of Community-based Heath Planning Services (CHPS) for ‘Life Approach’ into the Health Training institutions curricula to equip...
Church Of Pentecost

Church of Pentecost Surprise Mothers

The Women’s Ministry of the Bolgatanga Central Assembly of the Church of Pentecost has presented assorted items to patients at the maternity unit of...
rosewood logging

GNG Wants Rosewood Smugglers prosecuted to scare others

The Greening Northern Ghana (GNA), an environmental Non-Governmental Organization, has called on government to prosecute Ms Helena Huang, a Chinese national who was arrested...
Child Abuse

Stakeholders Asked to protect children and vulnerable from abuse

As part of efforts to combat the increasing child and vulnerable abuse in society, the Catholic Diocese of Navrongo-Bolgatanga has called on stakeholders to...
May Day

Activista says their energies are under tapped

Activista Ghana, a youth group in the Upper East Region, has called on government to initiate policies that would help the country’s youth to...
Grnma Celebrates May Day

Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association Marks May Day

The Upper East Regional chapter of the Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA) on Wednesday joined hundreds of organized labour unions in Bolgatanga,...
Labour Concerns

Ghana government urged to address workers labour concerns

Some Ghanaian workers have called on government to implement realistic policies that seek to address working conditions of the workers in the country to...
Tongraan Kugbilsong Nanlebegtang

Tongraan distances himself from Rockson Bukar’s remarks

The Paramount Chief of the Talensi Traditional Area, Tongraan Kugbilsong-Nanlebegtang, has disassociated himself from alleged recorded telephone conversation between Mr Rockson Ayine Bukari, former...
Cuban Doctor

Doctor demands conducive atmosphere for severely ill patients

Dr Odalys Batista, a Cuban Doctor at the Paediatric Unit of the Upper East Regional Hospital in Bolgatanga, has observed that most hospital wards...
Ghana Revenue Authority

GRA Designs Platform for Convenient Tax Payment

Mr Mark-Donald Pwawari, Manager at the Small Taxpayer Office of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in Bolgatanga has announced that the Integrated Tax Application...
Railway

Ghana/Burkina Railway Interconnectivity Report Presented

The inception report of phase one of feasibility studies on the Ghana-Burkina Faso railway interconnectivity project was at the weekend presented in Bolgatanga, the...
Indigenous Foods Ghana

Indigenous Food Consumption Among Ghanaians Encouraged

Ms Aniyinne Finela Asoke, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Asofra Plus, a Non-Government Organization (NGO) working in the Upper East Region, has called...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

NDC sympathises with bereaved families of road accident

Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has led a party delegation to the Garu in the Upper East...
HIV test

FDA says request for medical check up not meant for HIV/AIDS

Mr Sabastian Mawuli Hotor, the Upper East Regional Head of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), has said it is untrue the notion amongst...
Church of Pentecost

Pentecost Church rollout environmental campaign in Upper East

The Church of Pentecost in the Bolgatanga Municipality has launched an environmental campaign to rid the municipality of filth and encourage proper sanitation and...
Nhis

Four Districts in Upper East Reach 2018 NHIS Premium Targets

Out of the nine District Offices of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in the Upper East Region, four have exceeded their premium targets...
Madam Paulina Patience Abayage, the Upper East Regional Minister presenting the items to Madam Elizabeth Asigri, the Deputy Director of Education

CESRUD assists basic schools in Bolgatanga with educational materials

The Centre for Sustainable Rural Development (CESRUD), a non-profit humanitarian organization has donated furniture and educational materials to some selected basic schools in the...
Kintampo Accident

Kintampo Accident: Bawku West MP sympathises with relatives

Mr Frank Fuseini Adongo, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bawku West Constituency, has expressed condolences to the families in the Bawku Traditional Area...
Corruption Campaign

We will Tackle Corruption from All Angles – Minister

The Upper East Regional Minister, Madam Paulina Patience Abayage, has said government is determined to reduce corruption to the barest minimum by harnessing and...
NORPRA Statement

NORPRA wants government to probe Cassius Mining Ghana Limited

Government has been called upon to as a matter of urgency to probe into some of the Shareholders and Directors of Cassius Mining Ghana...
Bigboss Donation Tangabisi

Old students of BIG BOSS Supports Alma Mater

Old Students of the Bolgatanga Senior High School (BIGBOSS) in the Upper East Region have donated some logistics to their Alma Mater to enhance...
NORPRA Statement

NORPRA indicates that operations of ex-convicts undermine state peace and security

The Northern Patriots in Research and Advocacy (NORPRA), a Civil Society Organisation (CSO), on Monday expressed concerns about likely implications of the operations of...
Bolgatanga Senior High School (BIGBOSS)

BIG BOSS marks 49th Anniversary, 8th Speech Day

The Bolgatanga Senior High School (BIGBOSS), has commemorated its 49th Anniversary, and celebrated its 8th Speech and Prize Giving Day in Bolgatanga. The commemoration, coincided...
Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA)

GRA unable to meet revenue targets for 2018

The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in the Upper East Region failed to meet its revenue target for 2018 by GH¢4,818,735.27 Out...
Dirty Water

Residents of Pwalugu are Exposed to Water Borne Diseases

The fate of residents of Pwalugu is endangered as they are exposed to water borne diseases for lack of access to good sources of...
some road safety agencies along the Tema Motorway

Rev. Awudu believes Road Safety campaign is Every Ghanaian ‘responsibility

Reverend Ismaila Awudu, the Board Chairman of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) has called on stakeholders to intensify education on road safety measures. The...
Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA)

CWSA Urge Communities to Maintain Community Water System Efficiently

Mr John Godson Aduakye, Upper East Regional Manager of the Community Water and Sanitation agency (CWSA) has admonished Communities to effectively manage their water...
Performance Review

Directorates and Facilities Must Collaborate

Dr Winfred Ofosu, the Upper East Regional Director of Health Services, has called on health facilities, especially District hospitals to effectively collaborate with various...
Teenage Pregnancy

Upper East Records Abnormal Cases of Teenage Pregnancy

Madam Rofina Asuru, the Upper East Regional Deputy Director of Nursing Services (DDNS) in charge of Public Health activities says the region has exceeded...