Seven Districts have been disjoined from the Regional Capital of Upper West Region, Wa after a heavy downpour affecting the entire region beginning 13th of August 2021. The development has limited economic activities by 65% in Upper West Region due to the limited access of the Regional Capital, Wa.
Cocoa has yielded well in Upper West Region Few days after a cocoa tree was discovered to have yielded very well in Upper West, quite a number of people have come up with their opinions as to whether Cocoa can survive and serve as a cash crop to the Region if tried.
129 Party Faithfuls of the New Patriotic Party have expressed interest in becoming Municipal and District Chief Executives in Upper West Region. Upper West has 5 Municipalities and 6 Districts. Municipalities 1.Wa Municipality 2.Nandom Municipality 3.Sissala East Municipality 4.Lawra Municipality 5.Jirapa Municipality
The University of Cape Coast Center for Distance and E-Learning have secured some parcels of land to build it's Regional Distance Education Directorate for Accessibility in Upper West Region. The Over 20 acres of land located close to Siiriyiri in the Wa West District was given out by the land owners known as Tendemee, as a support to the University in order to support it in using the University to attract development to the Area. According to some residents, the development is is a wise decision made by the