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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HON. REGIONAL MINISTER ORGANISED A DINNER FOR NATIONAL SERVICE PERSONNEL AND THE LASALIANS ON 28TH JULY 2018.

September 14, 2018

The Hon Upper West Regional Minister, Alhassan Sulemana organized a dinner for all National Service personnel serving at the Regional Coordinating Council and the Lasalians from U K on the 28th July 2018. The Lasalians  who  were developing projects in Kaleo Senior High Technical in the upper west Region were working very hard to construct […]

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HEAD OF SERVICE INTERACTS WITH STAFF IN THE UPPER WEST REGION

September 13, 2018

Upper West – August 13–17, 2018: The Head of Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur and a team from the Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) paid working visits to and interacted with staff of the Regional Co-ordinating Council (RCC) and the eleven (11) District Assemblies in the Upper […]

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President Gives assurance of constructing the Wa-Hain Tumu road.

September 13, 2018

$2billion dollars Chinese facility secured for the construction of Wa-Hain-Tumu road and some other roads in the Upper west region. The president of the republic of Ghana H E Nana Akuffo Addo on his two days working visit in the Upper West Region, made this known when he met with the Chiefs of wa central, […]

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