UWRCC News

PAY YOUR TAX TO MOVE GHANA BEYOND AID-UPPER WEST RCC

October 26, 2018

Pay your taxes to move Ghana beyond aid – RCC Economics GRA Seminar By Abubakari Ibrahim Wangara, GNA Wa, Sept. 21, GNA – Alhaji Abdulai Abubakari, the Coordinating Director of Upper West Regional Coordinating Council (RCC), has called on Ghanaians to accept to live up to their tax obligations to enable government realize its goal […]

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EDUCATION REMAINS MOST POWERFUL TOOL FOR ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION.

October 26, 2018

Education remains most powerful tool for economic transformations Upper West Regional Minister Alhaji Sulemana Alhassan has urged young people to see education as a priority since it remains a potent weapon for economic transformation and the speedy development of every society. “There is no society that can advance and be able to cope with the […]

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Hon. Regional Minister attended the youth celebration of the senior Citizens day on 30th June, 2018

September 14, 2018

Hon. Regional Minister attended the youth celebration of the senior Citizens day on 30th June, 2018. The program was organized by the National Youth Authority to breach the gap between the youth and the aged in the Region. The Regional Director of National Youth Authority speaking at the program indicated that as part of the […]

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SECOND DAY OF THE PRESIDENT’S TOUR IN THE UPPER WEST REGION

September 14, 2018

President Akufo-Addo on 25th July 2018 inspected the 76 kilometer Wa-Han-Tumu road, which links thirteen (13) important towns with three (3) big markets at Jang, Bussie and Han. This road serves as a major arterial road for the Nadowli/Kaleo, Daffiama-Bussie-Issa districts, and the Jirapa Municipality With 22 kilometres of this stretch not constructed, the President […]

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Maternal deaths drop in Upper West

September 14, 2018

By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, Aug. 10, GNA – Health facilities in Upper West recorded 10 maternal deaths within the period of January to June, 2018, showing a reduction from last year’s figure of 13 within the same period. The Region has generally seen a significant decrease in institutional maternal deaths from 703 recorded […]

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Public urged to disregard false claims of HIV cure

September 14, 2018

By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, July 4, GNA – Alhaji Sulemana Alhassan, Upper West Regional Minister, has called on the public to disregard false claims of HIV cure especially by some herbalists and self-styled prophets. He also appealed to all to believe that the best treatment for HIV currently was the Antiretroviral (ART) medication […]

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Minister woos science teachers to back double-track school system

September 14, 2018

By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, Aug. 9, GNA – Upper West Regional Minister Alhaji Sulemana Alhassan has persuaded science teachers to support the implementation of the double-track system at the Senior High School (SHS) level to help address growing enrolment figures. He said for the policy to succeed and make the necessary impact, teachers […]

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Muslim women charged to inculcate peaceful virtue in children

September 14, 2018

By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, Aug 11, GNA – Deputy Upper West Regional Minister Mr Amidu Chinnia Issahaku has urged Muslim women to nurture peace in their families in a bid to help create a harmonious Ghanaian society. Families play important roles in national peace agenda which the Deputy Minister said was therefore imperative […]

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Citizens must collaborate to realise government’s vision – Planning Minister

September 14, 2018

By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, Aug 14, GNA – Government is conscious of the fact that the attainment of its vision required the appreciation and active engagement of stakeholders within the boundaries of a new planning culture. This vision which is inherent in the Coordinated Programme of Economic and Social Development Policies (CPESDP) must […]

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USAID lauded for deepening accountability in agriculture governance

September 14, 2018

By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, Aug. 17, GNA – Alhaji Abdulai Abubakari, the Upper West Regional Coordinating Director, has showered praises on USAID for helping to deepen governance in the agricultural sector with the introduction of social accountability model. Many government programmes would be able to make the desired impact, he said, if Metropolitan, […]

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