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Cross Country National

2019 National Cross-Country Saw Yakubu and Abdulai Emerge Best Athletes

Malik Yakubu of the Ashanti region and Ramata Abdulai from the Upper West Region, toppled their male and female counterparts respectively at this year's...

UW/R: Abraham Attah & Global Aid for the Marginalized Ghana distributes free school uniforms...

“The pupils’ Aid” project has successfully laid its footing when it begun its first distribution in the Sissala West District in the Upper West...

Was West District and Stakeholders discuss medium term plans

The Wa West District Assembly (WWDA) in Upper West Region has held a public hearing with stakeholders to solicit inputs for the district’s four-year...
GPRTU

Wa: GPRTU Organises Massive Crime and Passenger Education

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (G.P.R.T.U) in partnership with Ghana Police Service in Upper West Region has organised security sensitisation for drivers and...
Ghana Education Service (GES)

Girls Advocacy Clubs to undergo training under GES

The Ghana Education Service (GES) in the Upper West Region has been presented with modules for the training of members of Girls Advocacy Clubs...
Girls Support

Teenage mothers receive support from NGOs

Two non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have made available education and vocational training materials in support of teenage mothers and victims of child marriage in the...
Upper West Region

Upper West Region peace at risk from chieftaincy crisis

Mr. Amidu Chinnia Issahaku, Acting Upper West Regional Minister has observed that the worrying trend of chieftaincy litigations are a threat to the peace...
Wa East District Assembly

Wa East Assembly Unable to Find a PM Again

The Wa East District Assembly in the Upper West Region has for the fourth consecutive time failed to choose a Presiding Member (PM) to...
Galamsey

DCE cites deplorable road conditions as reasons boosting galamsey operations

Mr Edward Laabir, the District Chief Executive for Wa West in Upper West Region has said that poor road network within the District obstructs...

Sissala West District formulate bye-laws to halt child marriage

Nyentie, one of the communities in the Sissala West District of the Upper West Region where child marriage is more pronounced, has begun processes...
Tema Metropolitan Assembly

TMA tops Ghana District League Table

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) took the first position on this year’s Ghana District League Table, with a score of 80, the highest score...

Bliss Eye Care Aids Vision Of Class Two Pupil

Eight-year-old Faustina Gaamuo, a class two pupil of St Paul’s Primary in the Nandom District of the Upper West Region was full of joy...

Children In Nadowli Enjoy Free Eye Screening

Parents in the Nadowli District of the Upper West Region at the weekend rushed their wards with complaints of various eye conditions to take...
health services delivery

Clients Satisfied With Health Service Delivery In Ghana

About 75.79 per cent of clients of the health service in the country are satisfied with the health services delivery over the period of...
agriculture

US Embassy Supports Education In 9 Communities

Nine communities have received a total of $75,000 to promote education, agriculture and economic growth at the local level, under the United States Ambassador’s...
Ghanaian Communities

Ghanaian Communities Receive Grants from US Ambassador

During an October 31 ceremony hosted at the U.S. Embassy, Ambassador Robert P. Jackson honored nine Ghanaian communities selected to receive grants to promote...
Upper West Region

Two Agencies to Establish Offices in Upper West Region

Two government agencies, the Passport Authority and the Ghana Exports Promotion Council will open new offices in the Upper West Region to help reduce...
Muslim Youth

Muslim Youth Asked to Shun Crime

Muslim youth in the Upper West Region have been advised to stay away from crime and other social vices and volunteer information on suspected...

Language Barrier Is Affecting Our Students In The Upper West Region – Teachers

The Teachers in the Upper West Region are facing a lot of difficulties concerning language barrier and they deem the situation as the worst...

Upper West: Crop farmers are now venturing into charcoal burning

Several farmers in the Upper West Region are now moving away from crop farming to charcoal burning for livelihoods. Charcoal production is on a large...
Sanitation Education

EPA service personnel engage Weija teens on environmental preservation

The 2016/2017 National Service personnel of the Environmental Protection Agency have embarked on a sensitisation drive to educate students of Weija Municipal Assembly Basic...

Austrian Ambassador meets Ghana’s Ken Ofori-Atta

The Austrian Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Werner Senfter has paid a courtesy call on the Minister for Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta at his office. Receiving...

New executives for Wa Rotary Club sworn into office

The Rotary Club of Wa has inducted its new executives at a ceremony in Wa. They are to take charge of the activities of...

Lawra District to be developed into municipality; MP reveals

Mr Anthony Abaifaa Karbo, Member of Parliament (MP) for the Lawra Constituency in the Upper West Region has hinted that the Lawra District will...

Upper West youth contribute to upkeep of Wa Regional Hospital

The youth of the Upper West Region under the auspices of the National Youth Authority (NYA) has donated assorted items to the Wa Regional...

Lawra Senior Citizens urged to promote healthy living in their various communities

Senior Citizens in the Lawra District of the Upper West Region have been encouraged to champion issues of good sanitation in their various communities...
farmers

Peasant women farmers want weighing scale system introduced into markets

Peasant women farmers in the Lambussie District of the Upper West Region has appealed to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture to introduce weighing...
USAID Ghana MD Yendi Reading

Northern Ghana benefits from USAID

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Ghana Mission Director, Andrew Karas, traveled to Ghana’s three northern regions from May 9-14 to visit projects...
sanitation

The Overwhelming Foul Smells And Stench In Ghana

After 60 years of political independence, Ghanaians still wake up to the sorry sight of waste and sewage lying indiscriminately around settlements, city centres...
Photo taken on March 2, 2016 shows the United Nations Security Council approves new resolution on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), at the UN headquarters in New York, the United States. (Xinhua/Li Muzi) (zw)

FOGA Recognize Elevation Of Dr Margaret Amoakohene

The Saint Francis of Assisi Old Girls Association (FOGA) Members have honoured one of their own, Dr Margaret Amoakohene, Head, Department of Communication Studies,...

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