LAMBUSSIE TRADITIONAL AREA CELEBRATES MIFELE FESTIVAL.

January 11, 2018

LAMBUSSIE TRADITIONAL AREA CELEBRATES MIFELE FESTIVAL. The UPPER West Regional Coordinating Director Alhaji Abdulai Abubakar called on the people of the Lambussie traditional area to help fight against climate change and adapt sustainable livelihoods. He made this known when he represented the Upper West Regional Minister Hon. Alhaji Sulemana Alhassan at this year’s Mifele festival […]

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Regional Minister launches Social Norms Campaign against Open Defecation in Wa

December 20, 2017

Regional Minister launches Social Norms Campaign against Open Defecation in Wa The Ministry of Sanitation and Water in collaboration with UNICEF, Canada, the Netherlands, Environmental Health and Sanitation Department and Community Development has launched a campaign dubbed “Social Norms Campaign Against Open Defecation” to address sanitation challenges in the Region. The campaign which was launched […]

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Extend Telecommunications network to curb armed robbery in the Region- UW Regional Minister entreats MTN- Ghana.

December 20, 2017

A delegation from MTN Ghana led by Mrs. Georgina Asare Fiagbenu, Senior Manager, Corporate Communications (Corporate Service Division) paid a courtesy call on the Upper West Regional Minister. Hon Alhaji Sulemana Alhassan in his office on Tuesday 12th December 2017. Hon. Sulemana Alhassan commended MTN -Ghana for their continuous partnership with government in delivering some […]

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ST THERESA’S HOSPITAL @ 50 – NANDOM

April 24, 2017

  ST THERESA’S HOSPITAL @ 50  IT IS WORTH A GOLD TO CELEBRATE, SO OUR PRIDE Located in Nandom district of the upper west region, the Catholic Diocese of Wa of the country Ghana, the St Theresa’s hospital colourfully celebrated a jubilee worth of gold, 50 years providing healthcare to all manner of persons in a […]

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CIVIL SERVANTS CHARGED TO AVOID PARTISAN POLITICS IN THEIR ENDEAVOURS

March 1, 2017

CIVIL SERVANTS CHARGED TO AVOID PARTISAN POLITICS IN THEIR ENDEAVOURS The Upper Regional Minister, Alhassan Sulemana has reiterated his optimism to ensure that the Upper West Region  gets its fair share of development. The minister gave assurance at a meeting with the staff of the Upper West Regional Coordinating Council in on 28th February,2017. Mr. […]

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WE’RE ALL IN A HURRY- NEW UPPER WEST REGIONAL MINISTER.. HON. SULEMANA ALHASSAN,

February 27, 2017

The new regional minister was earlier met in Bamahu, a suburb of the upper west regional capital and driven throughout the principal street of the capital. And finally addressed a well charged crowd later in the  evening. Hon. Sulemana assured all gathered of his commitment to massive development in the region and also admonished all […]

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Alhassan Sulemana – Upper West Regionl Minister-designate

January 25, 2017

Alhassan Sulemana – Upper West Region Alhassan Sulemana is 62 years old. He trained as a professional teacher at the Begebaga Teacher Training College in Tamale, before obtaining a Bachelor of Education degree in Mathematics at the University of Education. He also holds a Master’s degree in Education Management and Administration from the University of […]

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NANDOM DCE SWORN IN FOR HIS SECOND TERM IN OFFICE

November 1, 2016

Members of the Nandom District Assembly, on Thursday 27th October, confirmed President John Dramani Mahama’s nominee for the position of District Chief Executive (DCE) for his second term of office. Mr. Cuthbert Kuupiel Baba, a 44-year-old Development Planning Officer, got the mandate of the 33-member house, garnering 100% approval by polling 33 votes. Mr. Baba […]

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UPPER WEST REGION HOST WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY CELEBRATION IN WA

October 24, 2016

Chief Executive Officer of the Mental Health Authority, Dr. Akwasi Osei, has cautioned actors in this year’s general elections, especially the candidates, to restrain their emotional outburst to avoid mental attack. He pointed out that mental attacks or health problems could be triggered by both difficult and pleasant situations, hence the need for people to […]

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40TH KOBINE FESTIVAL OF THE CHIEFS AND PEOPLE OF THE LAWRA TRADITIONAL AREA IN THE UPPER WEST REGION

October 17, 2016

Mobile Telecommunication giant, MTN, on Thursday 13th October, 2016 presented a cheque of GH¢ 5,000.00 to the chiefs and people of the Lawra Traditional Area in support of the ‘Kobine Festival’. Apart from the amount, the multinational company also gave airtime and some hampers consisting of drinks worth GH¢ 500.00 each as well as assorted […]

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