The Upper West Region in the 10th Region in Ghana Carved out of Upper Region by Former President Rawlings.
Upper West Region has 6 Districts and 5 Municipalities.
All Six Districts
1. Nadowli-Kaleo District
2. Wa East District
3. Daffiama-Issa-Busie District
4.Sissala West District
6. Lambusie District
All 5 Municipalities
1. Nandom Municipality
3. Sissala East Municipality
4. Wa Municipality(Capital)
The Region is Described as a Zongo Region with over 7 Paramount Chiefs.
Paramount Chief of Wa, Paramount Chief of Dafiama, Paramount Chief of Bulinga, Paramount Chief of Jawia, Paramount Chief of Nandom, Paramount Chief of Dorimon, Paramount Chief of Kaleo, Paramount Chief of Takpo, Paramount Chief of Nadowli, Paramount Chief of Dorimon, Paramount Chief of Ullo, Paramount Chief of Karni.
The Upper West Region has Numerous Settlers, including People from Walewale, People from Kong, People from Tamale, People From Yendi, People from East 0f Lake Chad, the Yourba Tribe, the Igbos, Ewes, People from Bawku and Ashantis.
The Upper West Region has 61 Fuel Stations and 110 Hotels.
The Region has 7 Nursing and Midwifery Training Colleges.
It has 4 Colleges of Education and 31 Senior High Schools. It has 6 Major Markets:
The Wa Market, Nandom Market, Tangasia Market, Babile Market, Busie Market and Tumu Market.
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