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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Facts You Need To Know About Otumfour's Valuable Gold Coin Currency Launching On 12th Dec.

His Majesty Otumfour Osei Tutu II is launching his valuable Gold Coins this December 12th, 2021 at Manhyia Palace and we wish to use the opportunity to educate readers on som facts that need to be known about this valuable coin. Far back in 2019, Otumfour Osei Tutu II was awarded the "Pillar of Peace award" to acknowledge his significant role he played in restoring peace in Dagbon after long Chieftaincy disputes.

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Facts You Need To Know About Otumfour's Valuable Gold Coin Currency Launching On 12th Dec.

POLITICS

We've Tasked Police To Arrest Anyone Who Talks About Pending War In Dagbon - MPs

A delegation of MPs in the northern region comprising of both majority and minority caucus of parliament paid a courtesy call on the King of Dagbon,Yaa Naa Abubakari II to reassure their commitment to peace in Dagbon land The majority side was led by the member of parliament for Tolon Constituency honorable Habib Iddrisu and the deputy majority chief whip.

  27 days ago ago
We've Tasked Police To Arrest Anyone Who Talks About Pending War In Dagbon - MPs

POLITICS

Why Minister Was Asked To Lie Down Flat On The Floor Before He Can Meet Paramount Chief.

The minister of Land and Natural Resources, honorable Abu Jinapor humbles himself and lies down flat on the floor to greet the paramount chief of Dagbon, his Majesty Ya-Na Mahama Abukari As tradition demand, no matter your rank or where you come from, before one can meet the paramount chief of Dagbon, he has to lie down flat on the floor and pay respect, then he would be allowed to see the chief.

  1 month ago ago
Why Minister Was Asked To Lie Down Flat On The Floor Before He Can Meet Paramount Chief.

SOCIETY

Do not arrest people in my Metropolis - Powerful King Tells Police and Military

There has been a frosty relationship between the Police in Tamale Metropolis and the Youth of the city of electricity and power theft. This has caused sporadic violence and arrest in some suburbs of the Metropolis. The Office of the Ya-Na and Gbewa Palace has released statement in relation to arrest of youth in Tamale.

  2 months ago ago
Do not arrest people in my Metropolis - Powerful King Tells Police and Military

SOCIETY

Chief Storms School To Mercilessly Beat a Young Boy Who Allegedly Slapped His Daughter

Dagbon malgunaa this morning stormed Rhema International JHS in yendi to mercilessly beat a young boy who slapped her daughter during a disagreement. An act of the chief which has been described as shameful to the Yaanaa and the entire Dagbon. The daughter of the chief by name Aisha, a JHS student of the above mentioned school was allegedly to have swept rubbish from her class and poured it on the young boy, called Ismael who is her classmate.

  4 months ago ago
Chief Storms School To Mercilessly Beat a Young Boy Who Allegedly Slapped His Daughter

SOCIETY

Yaa Naa Reacts To Recent Arrest Of Youth In Tamale

The Overlord of Dagbon, His Majesty Yaa Naa Abubakari has reacted to recent arrest of some youth in Tamale by the Police. The arrest follows a misunderstanding between some youth in Tamale and the Police after some residents were brutalise for alleged illegal power connections. But, in a press release by the Yaa Naa on October 1st, he indicated that, he is currently in discussions with the Police and the Regional Cordinating Council to find solution to the unpasse.

  2 months ago ago
Yaa Naa Reacts To Recent Arrest Of Youth In Tamale

POLITICS

Mahama Accused Of Division In Dagbon As He Planned To Visit Some Chiefs And Ignore Others

Some indigens of Dagbon Traditional area are accusing former President John Mahama of trying to create division in the Dagobn Traditional area as he planned to visit some Chiefs during his thank you toor in the Region. As part of his Nationwide thank you toor which he started in the Upper East Region yesterday, the former President is scheduled visit some prominent Chiefs in Dagbon, whiles ignoring others.

  3 months ago ago
Mahama Accused Of Division In Dagbon As He Planned To Visit Some Chiefs And Ignore Others

ENTERTAINMENT

Tamale Based Movie Star Caught Sleeping With A Married Woman

One of the popular local movie stars in the Tamale Metropolis is in hot waters after he was caught sleeping with a married woman.

  8 months ago ago
Tamale Based Movie Star Caught Sleeping With A Married Woman

ENTERTAINMENT

A popular Ghanaian movie star caught chopping a married woman

One of the mainstream nearby celebrities in the Tamale City is in hot waters after he was found laying down with a wedded lady.

  8 months ago ago
A popular Ghanaian movie star caught chopping a married woman

CULTURE

Cultural Display Through Dance: Naa Gbewaa Zulya Nag'begu Dance Competition 2021

The annual edition of Naa Gbewaa Zulya Nag'begu Dance Competition under the auspicies of Parara Entertainment is set to take place this month on the 19th of September 2021. The competition centres on the strong twenty (20) communities in the three (3) corridors of the Gbewaa Zulya boundaries, Mamprugu, Dagbon and Nanung.

  2 months ago ago
Cultural Display Through Dance: Naa Gbewaa Zulya Nag'begu Dance Competition 2021

POLITICS

Profile of Yaa Naa Abukari Mahama II

The Dagbon paramountcy is one of the greatest in Ghana probably second to the Asante kingdom.The dagbon kingdom is a kingdom of the Dagombas who speak Dagbani language.The title "Yaa Naa" which means "King of strength" was coined by Naa Sitobou.

  8 months ago ago
Profile of Yaa Naa Abukari Mahama II

RELIGION

Occupants of the Dagbon kingdom since 1400s

The traditional kingdom of Dagbon with Tahozie- the Red Hunter as it's root, is the kingdom of the Dagombas.It is found in the northern region of Ghana.These people speak dagbani language and Islam is the main religion.

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Occupants of the Dagbon kingdom since 1400s

LIFESTYLE

How Damba Festival Is Celebrated

The Damba festival is categorized into three main festivals, namely: Somo Damba, Naa Damba and Belkusi Damba. It is celebrated under the lunar calendar by the people of Dagbon, Mamprugu, Gonja and Nanumba of Nothern Region. The significance of the festival is to commemorate the birthday of the Prophet Mohammed(SAW).But the actual content of the celebration is a glorification of the chieftaincy.

  1 month ago ago
How Damba Festival Is Celebrated

POLITICS

N/R: Chief Of Defense Staff Pays Courtesy Call On Yaa Naa

The Chief of Defence Staff on Wednesday 7th of April, 2021 paid a courtesy call on the King of Dagbon traditional area, His Royal Majesty Yaa-Naa Abukari II to officially introduce himself to the King.

  8 months ago ago
N/R: Chief Of Defense Staff Pays Courtesy Call On Yaa Naa

SOCIETY

Ya-Naa Calls On The Police To Stop Arresting Youth In Tamale In The Recent NEDCo Disturbances

Ya-Na Abukari II, the overlord of Dagbon has told the Police Command to stop arresting persons involved in recent disturbances in the Tamale that led to the vandalizing of public properties. In a brief statement of the chief of Dagbon, “His Majesty is also, with immediate effect, advising the police command and other security forces involved in this exercise to avoid the arrest of the youth while he finds an amicable solution to the impasse,” the statement read.

  2 months ago ago
Ya-Naa Calls On The Police To Stop Arresting Youth In Tamale In The Recent NEDCo Disturbances

POLITICS

Summary of President Mahama's thank you tour, phase one

Monday, August 23 2021 Former President John Dramani Mahama has officially ended the first phase of his thank you tour which took him to the northern part of Ghana today. The five days tour which started last Tuesday saw President Mahama meeting chiefs and people in the five Northern regions namely Savannah, North East, Upper East, Northern regions and finally the Upper West regions.

  3 months ago ago
Summary of President Mahama's thank you tour, phase one

POLITICS

You Have Brought Peace To Dagbon, We Will Support You Always - Ya-Naa To Akufo-Addo.

Ya-Naa Abukari the second who is the Overlord of the Dagbon tribe has assured the president of the Republic that they are going to support him anything that he will do. The president is taking a two-day tour at the Northern part of the country. He started this official working visit to the Region on the 6th of August and he has already spent a day there looking forward to complete his tour today.

  4 months ago ago
You Have Brought Peace To Dagbon, We Will Support You Always - Ya-Naa To Akufo-Addo.

POLITICS

Former Vice President's son supplies free water to Yendi residents

Water tankers have begun the supply of free water to residents of the Yendi Municipality in the northern region.Member of Parliament for Yendi, Farouk Aliu-Mahama, has secured the services of the tankers to supply free water to the residents as a result of the water crises facing the town for some time now.

  8 months ago ago
Former Vice President's son supplies free water to Yendi residents

POLITICS

N/R: Youth Registered Their Anger At The President For Denying Their MP A Ministerial Appointment.

Supporters of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) and sympathizers of the MP for Yendi Constituency, Alhaji Farouk Aliu Mahama, yesterday 15th April 2021, registered their displeasure at president Nana Akufo Addo for denying their MP a ministerial appointment.The youth took to the streets of the Dagbon capital (Yendi), amidst chanting war songs and beating war drums to register their anger at the president for denying their MP a ministerial appointment in his second term of NPP government.

  7 months ago ago
N/R: Youth Registered Their Anger At The President For Denying Their MP A Ministerial Appointment.

POLITICS

Yendi deserves a DVLA Office – Transport Minister

The Minister for Transport and Aviation, Hon.Kweku Ofori Asiamah, has guaranteed the Overlord and individuals of Dagbon that President Akufo-Addo's second term in office will see him carry more formative undertakings to their doorsteps, particularly, in Yendi.

  8 months ago ago
Yendi deserves a DVLA Office – Transport Minister