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ENVIRONMENT

Wall Geckos In Your Room? See What Awaits You.

And God looked around and saw that all He had created was good. All creatures are meant for a purpose in the life of people. It is however worthy of note that different environments have different roles assigned to different creatures. A bull may be used for ploughing in Northern Ghana whiles it may only serve as source of beef somewhere in the world.

  1 month ago ago
Wall Geckos In Your Room? See What Awaits You.

FOOD

How to prepare Zonkom

Zonkom is a drink with origin from Northern Ghana. “Zoom” means flour and “koom” means water. It has a sweet and spicy taste. Zonkom is a drink with origin from Northern Ghana. “Zoom” means flour and “koom” means water.

  1 month ago ago
How to prepare Zonkom

POLITICS

How the Northern Ghana became part of Ghana.

Before 1957, the Gold Coast was a British Colony.The colony was made up of the Coastal Regions and the Ashanti.The current Northern Regions of Ghana, thus: 1.Northern Region, 2.Upper East Region, 3.Upper West Region, 4.

  5 months ago ago
How the Northern Ghana became part of Ghana.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Work On Tamale Interchange Progresses Steadily At 70 Percent Complete

Contractors working on the 2 Billion Dollar Tamale Interchange Project are busily working to complete the Project on scheduled time. According to the contractors, work is 70 percent complete and baring any last minute challenges, the project will be completed on July 31st 2021. The Interchange is the first to be constructed in Northern Ghana is part of the 2 Billion Dollar Facility from Sinohydro Master Project Agreement. The Project consist of one Kilometer long which links the leading from the Dapema Palace

  6 months ago ago
Work On Tamale Interchange Progresses Steadily At 70 Percent Complete

FASHION-BEAUTY

History Of Clothing-Ghanaian Smock

The Smock is the most distinctive clothing from Northern Ghana. It is designed, shaped like the dondon drum of the Dagombas,two ends are broader with trimmer middle which when stitched together makes a beautiful clothing. A Ghanaian Smock is a plaid shirt that is similar to the dashiki, worn by men in Ghana. There are also female versions of it. The smock is called Bun-nwↃ or Bana by Mamprusis,fugu or a batakari in the northern region,dansika in Frafra,Fugu or Banaa in Kusaai both in the Upper East Region.

  1 year ago ago
History Of Clothing-Ghanaian Smock

HEALTH

Good News For People Of Northern Ghana

The Northern region has moved a step further in its quest to conquer the global Coronavirus pandemic with the opening of the first - ever private COVID-19 testing facility in Tamale.Located at Fuo Community Hospital, the testing center will support government's effort at tracing, rapid testing and treatment of people infected by the virus.

  5 months ago ago
Good News For People Of Northern Ghana

SOCIETY

Burying the dead at home: A culture in Northern Ghana.

It is the dream of every individual to be given a befitting burial.What constitute a befitting burial differs from one society to the other.In some societies, befitting burial is being buried with the most expensive clothes and casket.

  6 months ago ago
Burying the dead at home: A culture in Northern Ghana.

SOCIETY

Tamale Interchange to be Completed Before the Year Ends, According to Project Manager

The completion of work on construction of the Tamale Interchange which has already surpassed its deadline by a month has been rescheduled and is now due for completion before the end of the year 2021, according to Project Manager, Engineer Degbotde. Work on the Interchange, the first ever of its kind in Northern Ghana, is at 80% done but has already gone beyond the July 2021 deadline, owing to difficulties in compensation and delay in access to buildings earmarked for demolition.

  2 months ago ago
Tamale Interchange to be Completed Before the Year Ends, According to Project Manager

LIFESTYLE

The Damba Festival And How It's Celebrated. What You Need To Know.

Festivals are occasional gatherings of a particular ethnic group to remember and honoure their forefathers and the smaller gods, to also give thanks to the Supreme Being for His countless Blessings, love, care and protection.The Damba festival is a traditional religious festival.

  7 months ago ago
The Damba Festival And How It's Celebrated.
 What You Need To Know.

POLITICS

How Tamale Teaching Hospital Earned Its Name

They are many hospitals and other facilities built in the country Ghana.Some of these facilities were built long time ago that is in the 1920s others quite recently and others too ongoing.Today we are going to consider Tamale Teaching Hospital.

  7 months ago ago
How Tamale Teaching Hospital Earned Its Name

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Photo of Woman In Northern Ghana Trekking Barefooted Home From Farm Wins International Photo Contest

A photo taken by an amateur photographer of a woman in Northern Ghana carrying vegetables from a farm has been declared as best photo at this year’s Wiki Love Folklore photo contest in Ghana.In the picture, the beautiful blue skies of the North act largely as background whiles the woman is captured trekking home or perhaps to the market from what appears like a long day at the farm.

  6 months ago ago
Photo of Woman In Northern Ghana Trekking Barefooted Home From Farm Wins International Photo Contest

POLITICS

MP For Yendi Honoured As Development Politician Of The Year At 2021 Northern Excellence Awards Night

Member of Parliament or Yendi, Alhaji Farouk Aliu Mahama, was last night honoured as the most Development oriented politician of the year at the 3RD Edition of the Northern Excellence Awards Night in Tamale.

  6 months ago ago
MP For Yendi Honoured As Development Politician Of The Year At 2021 Northern Excellence Awards Night

CULTURE

History of the Konkomba tribe of Northern Ghana.

The Konkombas also known as Bikpakpaam belong to the Gur ethnic group.They reside mainly in the Northern region, Volta region, Brong Ahafo region and the Greater Accra region.Notable districts where the Konkombas are in huge population are Saboba, Chereponi, Tatale-Sanguli, Nkwanta North and South districts.

  5 months ago ago
History of the Konkomba tribe of Northern Ghana.

ENTERTAINMENT

Tamale - Based TV Channels Among 49 Stations Nationwide To be Closed For Operating Illegally

Two of Northern Ghana’s biggest Television channels are among 49 television channels to be shut down by the National Communication Authority as they are deemed to be operating illegally.News That Sagani and North Television, two very prominent Tamale-based TV stations will be closed has sent shock-waves among Viewers who say the decision will affect their TV experiences as they will no longer have channels that feed them with local content.

  6 months ago ago
Tamale - Based TV Channels Among 49 Stations Nationwide To be Closed For Operating Illegally

FOOD

Top 4 Ghanaian dishes you must try

Ghana has a very rich culture that could not be destroyed even by years of colonization. Food is an important part of any culture and the Ghanaian one is not an exception. Ghana has great meals that are to die for. Ghanaian dishes are a delicacy everyone must partake of. For this fact, certain Ghanaian dishes are sold all over the world like Jollof, waakye, etc. Today we discuss 4 dishes everyone must eat before dying. 1.Waakye This is a delicious meal that originates from Northern Ghana. It has caught the attention

  9 months ago ago
Top 4 Ghanaian dishes you must try

EDUCATION

CALID Ghana supports schools in two regions in Northern Ghana with PPEs to fight COVID

Civil society organization, Center for Active Learning (CALID), has donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to selected basic schools in the Sagnarigu Municipality.The donation, according to CALID is to support the schools’ management to protect the school children from contracting the deadly coronavirus.

  6 months ago ago
CALID Ghana supports schools in two regions in Northern Ghana with PPEs to fight COVID

EDUCATION

N/R: Girls Flow Free supporting girls to stay in school during menstruation

A Non-governmental organization, the Girls Flow Free, has commissioned a two sweater toilet facility and a girls changing room for the Dimala A.M.E basic school in the Sagnarigu Municipality of the northern region.The NGO is supporting the girl-child education through the provision of wash facilities, sanitary pads to aid their stay in school during their menstruating period.

  5 months ago ago
N/R: Girls Flow Free supporting girls to stay in school during menstruation

SOCIETY

Women in action; seem to erect a building and lay tiles

This snapshot is allegedly from Northern Ghana purportedly showing women in action, who seem to erect a building and lay tiles. The women presumably chose hard work instead of being slain queens, say a social media fan. "This is a very stylish gorgeous woman who never wanted to be slain queens but rather choose hard work to earn good money.

  3 months ago ago
Women in action; seem to erect a building and lay tiles

EDUCATION

Ashesi University Alumni Support 20 Teenage Mothers in the Upper West Region

A graduate of the Ashesi University, Saudatu Mohammed has empowered 20 Teenage mothers in the Upper West Region.Mrs. Mohammed presented 10 school items to 10 teenage mothers who want to go back to school to pursue their dreams.

  7 months ago ago
Ashesi University Alumni Support 20 Teenage Mothers in the Upper West Region

EDUCATION

Ghana’s First Ever Biography Magazine On Most Influential Personalities Finally Out

Rudder Communications, a budding media and publishing company in Tamale has finally released a long awaited Magazine which chronicles the most interesting life stories and biographies of the Most Influential Personalities (MIPs) in Northern Ghana comprising; Upper West, Upper East, North East, Savannah and Northern Regions. The 108 page MIPs biography magazine, which is the first of its kind in Ghana, has loads of lifelong lessons and experiences shared by some distinguished and accomplished sons and daughters

  10 months ago ago
Ghana’s First Ever Biography Magazine On Most Influential Personalities Finally Out