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ENVIRONMENT

Things You Need To Know About Volta River.

The Volta River Is The Main River System In The West African Country Of Ghana. It flows South into Ghana from Bobo Dioulasso Highlands of Burkina Faso. The main part of the river are the Black Volta, the White Volta and the Red Volta. In the Northwest, the Black Volta forms the international border between Ivory Coast, Ghana and Burkina Faso.

  2 months ago ago
Things You Need To Know About Volta River.

CULTURE

Here’s the special Kente that has been worn since 1830 by seven Asante kings including Otumfuo

According to historians, the Akan's progenitors lived in the Black Volta basin in the open areas of modern-day northern Ghana and north-eastern Ivory Coast. Historians aren't sure if they came from the ancient empires of Ghana, Libya, Egypt, or Abyssinia (Ethiopia) or the Chad and Benu basin.

  6 months ago ago
Here’s the special Kente that has been worn since 1830 by seven Asante kings including Otumfuo

ENVIRONMENT

S/R: The Overlord Of The Bole Traditional Area Bolewura Sarfo Kutuge Feso (I) Tours The STK District

Before you proceed with this article kindly follow me by clicking on the follow option Bolewura, Sarfo Kutugefeso l has began a tour to communities along the Black Volta within his traditional area to get first hand information about environmental issues in the traditional area.The tour which he embarked on Saturday May, 1, 2021, saw the chief and a high powered delegation visited Nsunia, Tinyekura, Chache and Ntereso all in the Bole District to see for himself activities of heavy metal machines said to be in the river operating illegally and prospecting for gold.

  6 months ago ago
S/R: The Overlord Of The Bole Traditional Area Bolewura Sarfo Kutuge Feso (I) Tours The STK District

SOCIETY

Do you know how River Volta got its name? The largest man-made lake ever - Findout.

This is the Volta River. Volta River is the main river system in Ghana. The Volta River was named by Portuguese gold traders in Gold Coast (Ghana). It was their farthest extent of exploration before returning. Volta is Portuguese word for "twist" or "turn"). River of return" or “river of the bend”, in reference to its curved course. The river flows south into Ghana from highlands of Burkina Faso. The main parts of the river are the Black Volta, the White Volta, and the Red Volta. In the northwest, the Black

  7 months ago ago
Do you know how River Volta got its name? The largest man-made lake ever - Findout.

POLITICS

NDC should act fast before NPP completes this project at lawra in upper west

President Akufo-Addo on Saturday cut the grass for the development of the 275-meter-long Dikpe connect in Lawra over the Black Volta in the Upper West Region. At present, there is no scaffold over the Black Volta River in the Upper West Region.  Kayak administrations on the waterway are not having the option to fulfill the transportation needs of the individuals.  Upon finish, the Dikpe Bridge will fill in as the most brief course to Burkina Faso, this time not through Hamile but rather now through Bobo Dilaso. 

  1 year ago ago
NDC should act fast before NPP completes this project at lawra in upper west

ENVIRONMENT

Check The Real Names of White, Black and Red Volta Rivers in Ghana

The Volta River is the major river system in West African Country.It is located in Ghana. The origin of the Volta River is the confluence of (thus the flowing together) of the Black Volta and White Volta headstream. The Volta River flows in the three major tributaries (parts) which are the Black Volta, Red Volta, and White Volta.

  6 months ago ago
Check The Real Names of White, Black and Red Volta Rivers in Ghana

LIFESTYLE

Oral History of Lawra in the Upper West Region of Ghana

HISTORY OF LAWRA Lawra is a municipality in the upper west Region of Ghana. The people of Lura , known as the Kusielles for that matter, tracing their decent remotely from two brother princes from Yendi. One of them migrated towards north-west to Kuntule in Tumu then to Yiyiri in Nadowli and the other South-West to Nkoranza to Bone in Ivory Coast and back through Bache in Burkina Faso to Kusebl in Nadowli . The people of Lura are said to have migrated from Tureh in Burkina Faso along the Black Volta East-wards.

  11 months ago ago
Oral History of Lawra in the Upper West Region of Ghana

TRAVEL

Bono and Ahafo Regions: places of interest

The region is popular for its many agricultural industries and cocoa farms.Brong Ahafo Region may not be as popular as the Ashanti Region when it comes to tourist attractions but it still holds its own as one of the most beautiful tourist attractions sites in the country.

  8 months ago ago
Bono and Ahafo Regions: places of interest

SPORTS

Photo: President Akufo-Addo Cuts Sod For The Construction Of Bridge Over The Black Volta

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Saturday, 10th October 2020, cut the sod for the construction of the 275-metre-long Dikpe Bridge in Lawra over the Black Volta in the Upper West Region.  President Akufo-Addo has fulfilled a 40-year request by the people of the Upper West Region. Similarly, it would be recalled that in July 2020, Parliament approved a loan facility of £48.3 million to finance the design and delivery of 89 prefabricated bridges for selected locations across the

  1 year ago ago
Photo: President Akufo-Addo Cuts Sod For The Construction Of Bridge Over The Black Volta

SPORTS

Policeman dies while on election duty at Ahafo Region

The Brong-Ahafo region was a region in southern Ghana. Brong-Ahafo was bordered to the north by the Black Volta river and to the east by the Lake Volta, and to the south by the Ashanti, Eastern and Western regions. The capital of Brong-Ahafo is Sunyani.  Investigator Constable Kwarteng Abebrese Nantwi of Police Criminal Investigation Department (CID) Headquarters Operations in Accra as of now on Election Duties at Ahafo Region is dead.  It has been affirmed from police sources that he fell debilitated and

  11 months ago ago
Policeman dies while on election duty at Ahafo Region

SOCIETY

S/R: Bolewura Sarfo Kutuge Feso (I) Storms 4 Communities Along Black Volta

Before you proceed with this article kindly follow me by clicking on the follow option The Paramount chief of Bole Traditional Area and Chairman of Eminent Chiefs committee of the Savannah Regional House Chiefs to ban illegal logging, commercial charcoal burning and illegal mining on 1st May, 2021 visited four (4) communities along the Black Volta river to see for himself the extent of water pollution in the river as a result of the use of heavy metals.

  7 months ago ago
S/R: Bolewura Sarfo Kutuge Feso (I) Storms 4 Communities Along Black Volta

AGRICULTURE

Is 1983 Sign Showing Up Again? Fishermen Are Worried Over Lake Black Volta Not Flowing

The 1983 Crisis was not something easy to talk about in Ghana. Way back in 1983 a crisis namely 83 hunger was something very terrible then where hunger spread across the country. About 37 years back when Ghana experienced such hunger. In 1983 season, Lake white Volta couldn't flow and rainfall was less in many religions in Ghana also there were a lot of bush burnings across the country. Fishermen and farmers in the Bono religion alongside lake black Volta in Banda district has raised an alarm that lake black

  1 year ago ago
Is 1983 Sign Showing Up Again? Fishermen Are Worried Over Lake Black Volta Not Flowing

SOCIETY

Volta River, 'the main river system in Ghana'

This is the Volta River. Volta River is the main river system in Ghana.  The Volta River was named by Portuguese gold traders in Gold Coast (Ghana). It was their farthest extent of exploration before returning. Volta is Portuguese word for "twist" or "turn"). River of return" or “river of the bend”, in reference to its curved course. The river flows south into Ghana from highlands of Burkina Faso. The main parts of the river are the Black Volta, the White Volta, and the Red Volta. In the northwest, the

  7 months ago ago
Volta River, 'the main river system in Ghana'