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Smart-Tablet Healthcare

Wantugu community gets improved healthcare

Wantugu Clinic in the Tolon District of the Northern Region, has been inaugurated to enhance access to quality health care for the people of...
land

Gender and Land Right Project safely store results in Northern Region

Gender and Land Rights Phase II Project to highlight and support initiatives that enhance rural women's participation in land related decisions has yielded results...
resignation letter

Ghana: Northern Region NDC Secretary Resigns

The Northern regional secretary of the National Democratic Congress, Mr Salisu Bi-awurbi has resigned as the secretary of the party. Speaking exclusively to Nkilgi FM...
defecation

Northern region shows 10% decline in Open defecation

Mr Salifu Saeed, the Northern Regional Minister, has said Open Defecation (OD) rate in the Northern Region currently stands at 56.8 per cent, which...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo exchanging greetings with Dagbon Chiefs

Nearly 200 Dagbon Leaders Educated on Non-violence

Two hundred leaders, made up of 100 men and 100 women have been educated on non-violence in a workshop organised by the Northern Region...
Shea-nuts

Sheanut Industry Needs Laws to Stay Firm

Mr John Bennam Jabaah, Deputy Minister Designate for the Northern Region has called for the passage of a new law to regulate the sheanut...
U S Ambassador

U.S. Ambassador Re-affirms Commitment to Sustainable Development in Northern Region

A week after her maiden official trip to the Northern Region for the March 6 Independence Day celebration, U.S. Ambassador Stephanie S. Sullivan...
Us Embassy Sustainable Development Northern Region

U.S. Embassy Reiterates Pledge to Northern Ghana’s Sustainable Development

The United States Embassy, on Monday, reiterated its commitment to facilitating Sustainable Development in the Northern Region, through the numerous programmes it is embarking...
Gnpc Boreholes

Northern Region: GNPC Unveils 40 Boreholes

The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) Foundation has commissioned 40 newly constructed boreholes for some districts in the Northern Region to help provide the...
women in the tolon

Habib Iddrisu supports 100 Women in the Tolon

A Parliamentary aspirant for the Tolon constituency of the Northern Region, Alhaji Habib Iddrisu, has assisted 100 Women in the Tolon Constituency with loans...
Ghana Armed Forces train US soldiers

Ghana Army Praised for upholding the Dagbon peace process

Brigadier General Kwame Opppong-Otchere (Rtd), a former Deputy Commandant of the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre has commended the Ghana Army for their...
Classroom

Zagyuri Anglican Primary Classroom Built

A three-unit classroom block with ancillary facilities has been constructed for Zagyuri Anglican Primary School in the Sagnarigu Municipality of the Northern Region. The new...
Judiciary Swearing-in

Northern Region: Commissioners for Oath Sworn in by Judicial Service

The Judicial Service has sworn in trainees, who have met the necessary requirements of the National Identification Authority(NIA), to serve as commissioners for oath...
Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

30 Million Dollar Water Supply Project Goes to Yendi

Cabinet has approved a 30-million-dollar water supply expansion project for the people of Yendi in the Northern Region, expected to be completed within 30...
Oil and gas

Oil Production Resumes in South Sudan’s Northern Parts

South Sudan has resumed oil production in the northern Unity region after disruption by a five-year old conflict which damaged oil wells. Ezekiel Lol...

UNDP And Partners Supports Farmers With Solar-powered Irrigation Pumps

Imagine having to walk 12kilometers daily to a farm, to produce food to feed your family and many others. This notwithstanding, the biggest challenge...

QNET Empowers Entrepreneurs Across Africa

QNET, one of Asia’s leading ecommerce and direct selling business, in line with its global agenda to continue to empower entrepreneurs across Africa and...

UNDP To Launch Human Development Report On Northern Ghana

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is to launch a Human Development Report on Northern Ghana entitled “Bridging the Poverty Gap and Fostering Socio-Economic...
One-district, One-factory initiative

1D1F: Northern Region to Get 24 Factories Built

Twenty-four (24) factories have so far been approved for construction in the Northern Region under the government’s “One District One Factory (1D1F)” initiative. Deputy Trade...
NPP Elections

Northern Regional NPP polls kicks off tomorrow

The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) delegates’ conference to elect new regional officers to lead the party in the Northern Region for the next...
Dual desks

Medifem outlines its social initiative plans

The Kpadjai Roman Catholic Basic School in the Gonja East District of the Northern Region has taken delivery of 50 dual desks purchased and...
accident or road crash

Northern Region Accident : 18 lives lost and scores injured

An accident on Sunday morning at Yapei-Yipala on the Tamale – Buipe Highway in the Northern Region left 16 people dead on the spot...
Savanna region

Savanna region creation would check “Kayaye” menace – Lepowura

Lepowura Alhaji M.N.D Jawula, has stated that the creation of the Savana region out of the Northern Region would help retain the head porters...
Otiko Djaba

Could There be a Tribal Undertone to the Creation of New Regions?

Ndoo, yesterday, 29th November, 2017, I listened to the Gender minister, Miss Otiko Djaba opine on Joynews bulletin that a separate region for the...

Eastern Corridor Youth appeal to Ghana’s President to honour promise

The chiefs and the Coalition of Eastern Corridor Youth (COECY) have appealed to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo to honour his campaign promises to...
Vehicles in queue at Yeji

More Vehicles, Passengers Stranded At Yeji Awaiting Ferry

Following the closure of the Buipe and Yapei bridges in the Northern Region, barely a week now, vehicles and travellers plying far and near,...
Constitution

Commission welcomes Petitioners demanding creation of Bono-East

The Commission of Enquiry for the Creation of Regions, on Tuesday held its fourth hearing in Accra with petitioners from Bono East in the...
One-District-One-Factory project

Zabzugu ready for One District, One Factory policy – DCE

Mr Ahmed Abukari Iddrisu, District Chief Executive for Zabzugu in the Northern Region has said the district is ready for the take-off of the...
Afrika Youth

Youth updated on opportunities in state institutions

A forum for the youth in the Northern Region has been held in Tamale to update them on opportunities being created by various state...

Public outcry as Buipe and Yapei bridges closed

The Buipe and Yapei bridges in the Northern Region have been closed leaving commuters and vehicles using that route to Tamale and other parts...