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Building Code

Stakeholders Asks GhBC to Streamline Infrastructural Development

Some contractors and district assemblies in the Northern, North East and Savannah Regions have described the Ghana Building Code (GhBC) as an important document...
Gunmen

Nine People Reported Dead in Northern Nigeria

Unknown gunmen on Saturday attacked a village of Kaduna state, northwest Nigeria, killing 9 persons, officials told Xinhua. Samuel Aruwan, spokesperson for the state governor,...
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...
troops

Nigerian Army Fend Off Boko Haram Attacks in Northern State

Eleven Boko Haram militants were killed and many others wounded following an attack repelled by troops in Madagali town of Nigeria's northeastern state of...
dagbon

Youth Leader Urged Northern Youths to Uphold Dagbon’s Peace

Mr Issaka Amoani, aka “Untouchable” the Leader of the Untouchable Youth Group in Nima, in the Ayawaso West, has advised the northern youth in...
The Minister of Environment, Science and Innovation, Professor Kwabena Frimpong Boateng in a group picture with some of the Farmers.

27000 Farmers Enrol onto Sustainable Land and Water Management Project

About 27,000 farmers from Northern, Upper East and Upper West Regions have benefited from Sustainable Land and Water Management Project (SLWMP) funded by Global...

Train Derails in Casablanca

A train derailed Friday morning near Morocco's northern city of Casablanca, local media reported. According to Hespress news site, the derailment took place near a...

CODEO To Promote Electoral Integrity In The Country

As part of preparations by the Electoral Commission of Ghana to organize a referendum on December 27, 2018, in the creation of four (4)...

8.2% Ghanaians Are Extremely Poor — According To GSS Report

Report on ‘Trends of Poverty and Inequality’ in Ghana has revealed that as per 2017 population projections, 6.8 million persons were captured as poor...

AirtelTigo network upgrade reaches Greater Accra Region

The network integration and upgrade exercise by AirtelTigo, the country’s second-largest telecommunications network, takes off in the Greater Accra region today. Greater Accra is the...
airstrike

No Injuries Reported in Latest Israeli Strikes on Gaza

Israeli fighter jets on Saturday night launched intensive airstrikes on military targets and facilities that belong to Islamic Hamas movement in the town of...
police

Police arrest 23 suspected criminals in Tamale

The Northern Regional Police Command on Tuesday night conducted a swoop in Tamale and arrested 23 suspected criminals including alleged sex workers. The alleged sex...

Somoco Ghana place premium on customer care

Somoco Ghana Limited, the sole authorised distributor for Bajaj automobiles in Ghana, has held the ‘2017 Dealer Meet’ session in Kumasi, and affirmed its...

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...
Court

Court fines electricity meter reader

The Nsuta Circuit Court has sentenced an electricity meter reader to a fine of GHȼ18,000.00 for swindling 10 property owners under the pretext of...

Americam firm assist Upper East Regional Hospital

Mr Len Bierbrier, President of Bierbrier Development Company in the United States of America has donated a defibrillator valued at about GHȼ36,500.00 to the...

CRS launch projects to impact well-being of underprivileged

The Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has launched two projects in health to positively impact on the well-being of 10...
JUSTICE SOPHIA AKUFFO

Chief Justice Assess State Of Courts

Ms Justice Sophia Akuffo, the Chief Justice, has urged district assemblies to take up the responsibility to improve the infrastructure of courts within their...
poor-sanitation

Media Sensitize On Social Norms Campaign

The Northern Regional Coordinating Council in collaboration with the Community Development and Environment has sensitised the media on the Social Norms Campaign (SNC) slated...
World bank

Ghana’s Parliament Approves Special Drawing Rights

Parliament on Thursday approved a financing agreement between Ghana and the International Development Association (IDA) of the World Bank Group for 32 million dollars...
media

Stakeholders Renew Interest Of Journalists In Agriculture

An awards scheme aimed at stimulating the interest of journalists in promoting development journalism and agriculture as business in the Northern Savannah Ecological Zone...
Court

Electrician Imprisoned For Forging Documents Of NEDCo

A 28-year old electrician has been sentenced to two years imprisonment by the Nsuta Circuit Court for forging an official document of the Northern...
poor-sanitation

MMDA’s Asked To Prioritise Sanitation Issues

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies especially those benefiting from the Rural Sanitation Model (RSM) have been asked to prioritise sanitation issues to ensure improved...
curfew

Ministry Of Interior Renews Curfew In Bimbilla Township

The Ministry of the Interior has renewed the curfew in Bimbilla township from 22:00 hours to 04:00 hours effective from Tuesday, November 7, 2017. A...
A cross section of NDC supporters who thronged the Vittin SHS Park to launch the campaign

Assembly Members Asked To Do Away With Partisan Politics

Mr Isaac Adjei Mensah, the Member of Parliament for Wassa East, has called on assembly members in his constituency to move away from the...

Guinness Ghana Honoured In Recognition For Building Communities

Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) has been adjudged the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Company of the year at the 7th Ghana CSR Excellence Awards...
budget

Northern Ireland Could Have a Budget Set By Close of November

The British government on Wednesday said it plans to set a budget for Northern Ireland's devolved administration, amid a nine-month impasse in talks on...
arrested

21 arrested in northern Ethiopia on human trafficking charges

Twenty-one Ethiopians were arrested in the northern Tigray state over alleged involvement in a human trafficking ring, authorities said on Monday. Tsehaye Arefayne, Tigray regional...
HIV-and-AIDS

PLHIV Do Not Disclose Their Status to Partners

The Northern Regional Technical Support Unit (TSU) of the Ghana Aids Commission (GAC) has expressed worry about the failure of people living with HIV...

Kpandai: More Than 8,000 Children Enroll on CBE

Over 8,000 out-of-school children in the Kpandai District of the Northern Region have been enrolled in formal schools after benefiting from the Complementary Basic...