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Dr Clement Apaak Mp Builsa South Constituency

MP Supports 160 students With GH¢56K

Member of Parliament (MP) for Builsa-South Constituency in the Upper East Region, Dr Clement Apaak continuous to keep faith with his constituents as he...
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Apaak Supports Education In Builsa South

Minority Member of Parliament (MP) for Builsa South Constituency in the Upper East Region, Dr Clement Apaak has kept to his promise...
Madam Paulina Patience Abayage Tree Planting

Launching of GNG Held in Upper East Region

Madam Paulina Patience Abayage, the Upper East Regional Minister, at the weekend inaugurated the Greening Northern Ghana (GNG) Project in the Region. The GNG is...
drugs

Upper East Region Hospitals Needs Mental Health Drugs Badly

Psychiatric units in the Region are in dire need of psychotropic drugs to improve on the health care needs of psychiatric clients, Mr Edem...
National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE)

Stopping the Corruption Canker Eating Deep into Our Economy

The District Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in charge of the Builsa South District in the Upper East Region...
Pharmacy Council

Only One Inspecting Pharmacist Exists in Upper East

Mr Benjamin Kwarteng Frimpong, the Upper East Regional Manager of the Pharmacy Council of Ghana has attributed the increasing rate of tramadol abuse among...
media workshop

According to NHIA Pregnant Women Have Become More Confident

Mr Kasimu Abudulai, the Upper East Regional Operations Manager of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), said pregnant women have confidence in the free...
Planting for Food and Jobs

Farmers Commends Governments Planting for Food and Jobs Initiative

Farmers from the western part of the Kasena-Nankana West District in the Upper East Region have described the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ)...
illegal miner

Underground Mine Deaths Rises to 16

The number of people killed in the underground mine blast at Gbane in the Talensi District in the Upper East Region has risen to...
illegal miner

Underground Explosion Kill 13 Illegal Miners

Thirteen (13) illegal miners have been confirmed dead in an underground explosion at Gbane, a mining community in the Talensi District of the Upper...
some members of the Womens’ Ministry cutting cake to climax the celebration as others look on

Assemblies of God Women’s Ministry End Celebrations in Bolga

The Womens’ Ministry of the Redemption Assemblies of God Church in the Upper East Region, have climaxed a four-day Women’s Ministry celebration with a...
Wpid Small Scale Farmers

71,501 Farmers in Upper East Register for Government’s PFJ

A total 71,501 farmers in the Upper East Region have registered to participate in the government’s signature “Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ)” programme,...
A group photo of the youth after the programme

Upper East: Youth Entrepreneurial Skills Development Project Unveiled

The Navrongo-Bolgatanga Catholic Diocesan Development Organisation (NABOCADO), the development wing of the Catholic Church in the Upper East Region, has launched a skills and...
Ghana National Fire Service

107 Cases of Fire Reported in the Upper East Region for 2018 Q1

Statistics available at the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) reveals that the Upper East Region has recorded a reduction in fire cases by 30...
Photo showing cross section of the field staff

Household registration exercise closes in Bolgatanga

The Ghana National Household Registry (GNHR), under the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP) has ended its 38 days registration exercise in...
Health – Ambulance

Upper East Region Cries For More Ambulances

Mr Ali Baba Awini, the Upper East Regional Administrator of the National Ambulance Service (NAS) on Monday appealed to government and NGOs in the...
Cerebro Spinal Meningitis

Meningitis Kills a Student of Tempene SHS

One student of the Tempane Senior High School in the Upper East Region has died from a suspected case of meningitis. This follows the death...
World Vision

World Vision International supports schools in Garu-Tempane

World Vision International (WVI) has supported 10 basic schools at Kpikpira, in the Garu-Tempane District of the Upper East Region with hand washing materials...
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Builsa Community Bank demonstrate commitment towards women

Established as a community owned financial institution in 1996 in the Upper East Region, the Builsa Community Bank Ltd (Bucobank) currently has four branches. The...
Gm Crops

Crop Production in Northern Ghana Threatened

Crop production in the three regions of the North is faced with several constraints that adversely affect production and limit productivity. One constraint is the...

World Prematurity day observed in U/E

The Upper East Region on Friday marked the World Prematurity day at the Tanga-Poore Community in the Bongo District with a call on stakeholders,...
Foods and Drugs Authority

FDA trains sachet water producers in Bawku

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has provided training for 45 sachet water producers in the Bawku Municipality and its environs on good manufacturing...
healthcare

Situation At Sokabisi Health Centre Discouraging Pregnant Women

The Sokabisi Health Centre in the Bolgatanga Municipality of the Upper East Region, is finding it difficult to give efficient health care under good...
Telephone

BESSFA Rural Bank Introduce Service To Promote Customers Welfare

The BESSFA Rural Bank, operating in the Garu-Tempane district and Bawku in the Upper East Region and parts of the Northern Region, has introduced...
Post-Harvest Losses

Post Harvest Losses Crippling Ghana’s Economy

Ghana loses about 318,514 tonnes of maize annually to post-harvest losses according to a 2016 study by Dr Bruno Tran, an expert in post-harvest...
Photo taken on Nov. 26, 2015 shows a truck loaded with sacks of agricultural produce along the muddy Sironko-Mbale road at Bugusege trading centre, eastern Uganda. As a country where over 80% of the population relies on agriculture, the Uganda government is prioritizing growth of infrastructure to economically viable areas to ease access to the markets. (Xinhua/Daniel Edyegu)

Stakeholders In Agriculture Discuss Agricultural Governance

The Northern Ghana Governance Activity (NGGA) project has brought together stakeholders in the Bawku area to form District Agricultural Sectorial Multi-Stakeholders Platform to help...
Farmers

Upper East: Over 100 Farmers Schooled on Alternative Livelihoods

A total of 123 farmers benefitted from sustainable environmentally-friendly livelihood adaptation (SELA) trainings organized by the Coalition for Change (C4C) in the Vundema Community...
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Birth and Death Department In Garu-Tempane Record Low Registration

The Garu-Tempane District in the Upper East Region has been recording low birth and death registrations since the inception of the department in the...
inflation

Annual Consumer Price Inflation Falls

The annual consumer price inflation fell to 11.6 per cent in October from 12.2 per cent in September, while the monthly change rate in...

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...