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POLITICS

The Interior Minister warns factions in Bawku to engage in conversation to settle disputes.

In order to speed up development, residents of Bawku in the Upper East Region have been urged to use dialogue to end the long-running conflict there. Ambrose Dery, the interior minister, claimed that the existing state of affairs was an indictment of the current generation and added that they would be held accountable by posterity if they left Bawku in a worse state.

  2 days ago ago
The Interior Minister warns factions in Bawku to engage in conversation to settle disputes.

CULTURE

How Centre For National Culture Director Collected GHS 364,000 From New Staff, Massive Reactions

The Fourth Estate has posted a story of how an Upper East Regional Culture Director collected GHS364,000 from new staff after they were paid unearned salaries by the Controller and Accountant General Department. How come 38 persons in the Upper East Region were recruited without financial clearance? What sanctions aside from suspension should be meted out to those who planned the fraudulent recruitment and salary payment?

  27 days ago ago
How Centre For National Culture Director Collected GHS 364,000 From New Staff, Massive Reactions

POLITICS

Don't Ever Blame The NPP, Blame Hopeson Adorye - Hon. Frank Fuseini Adongo Reveals

Hon. Frank Fuseini Adongo, a former Deputy Minister for the Upper East Region, has weighed in on the ongoing feud between Hopeson Yaovi Adorye and members of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), particularly northerners, over his ethnocentric remark. Dr. Adongo stated that the NPP as a political party has not published any statement implying that it has no space for northerners in the party's flagbearership post.

  1 month ago ago
Don't Ever Blame The NPP, Blame Hopeson Adorye - Hon. Frank Fuseini Adongo Reveals

EDUCATION

GES: Director General Approves Gurune to be Taught in Schools

The Director General of Education, Prof. Kwasi Opoku Amankwah has approved Gurune, a Widely spoken Language in the Upper East Region to be taught in Schools within the Country. The approval was signed in a letter dated 18th July 2022. There has been calls by elders of Navrongo to approve The Language for studies in order to project the culture and major communication tool of the over 80,000 Residents within the Kasena-Nankana Municipality.

  2 months ago ago
GES: Director General Approves Gurune to be Taught in Schools

EDUCATION

Massive Reactions As Joy FM Gives Details About This Photo

There have been so much reports about the plight of food being taken in by students under the school feeding programme. There have been concerns about the availability of food as well as the state of food eaten by students in various schools in Ghana. on Tuesday Speaker Alban Bagbin called on 5 Ministerial committees to create an ad hoc committee to investigate this problem.

  2 months ago ago
Massive Reactions As Joy FM Gives Details About This Photo

POLITICS

Election 2024: Fresh Polls Put JM, Alan Cash At Top; Bawumia, Others Insecure

Fresh election polls conducted by one of the authentic polling agencies in Ghana, the Global InfoAnalytics Limited, has revealed interesting results after they conducted a national tracking survey the second time in this year 2022 alone. According to the results of the poll, the Trade and Industry Minister, Alan Kwadjwo Kyeremanten has been deemed acceptable by Ghanaians to lead the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the upcoming Presidential elections in 2024 as against Vice President Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia.

  5 months ago ago
Election 2024: Fresh Polls Put JM, Alan Cash At Top; Bawumia, Others Insecure

POLITICS

Nana Addo Storms Upper East Region For Two Reasons

After Commissioning the renovated Sunyani airport on Wednesday, President Akufo Addo visited the Upper East region. His visit was for two major things. First was to commission a water project initiated by John Mahama and secondly to inspect ongoing projects in the region. According to the President, the 37.6 million euro water project will supply at least 4.5 million gallons of water daily to the people of Bolgatanga, Navrongo, Paga and its environs.

  1 month ago ago
Nana Addo Storms Upper East Region For Two Reasons

PARENTING

Teenage Boys Are Marrying 2 or 3 Wives In The Talensi District.

It has been discovered that, the parents of teenage girls in the Talensi District in the Upper East Region of Ghana are not worried that their daughters are getting wedded by teenage boys as second and third wives. In December 2020, 393 teenage marriages which resulted in pregnancies were recorded.

  6 months ago ago
Teenage Boys Are Marrying 2 or 3 Wives In The Talensi District.

HEALTH

BREAKING: Soldier dies from monkey pox in the Upper East Region | Details

One death from the deadly monkey pox has been reported in the Upper East Region. According to Dr. Emmanuel Kofi Dzotsi, the Upper East Regional Health Director of the Ghana Health Service, the person is a member of the military. According to reports, the officer was admitted on Saturday, July 23, 2022, and passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2022.

  1 month ago ago
BREAKING: Soldier dies from monkey pox in the Upper East Region | Details

POLITICS

Akufo Addo Commissions Another Infrastructural Project To Prove His Critics Wrong

The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo is currently embarking on a journey of Commissioning developmental projects in the Northern part of Ghana. His journey to the north can be said to be a good one for the residents in the north and Ghanaians as a whole.

  1 month ago ago
Akufo Addo Commissions Another Infrastructural Project To Prove His Critics Wrong

POLITICS

Why NPP fails to win seats in Upper East Region – Kpemka gives details

Previous Deputy Attorney General Lawyer Dindiok Kpemka has faulted inner wranglings for the disappointment of the New Patriotic Party(NPP) to win seats in the Upper East locale. He says party individuals in the district make a solid effort to guarantee their up-and-comers don't win since they definitely disapprove of the competitors.

  1 month ago ago
Why NPP fails to win seats in Upper East Region – Kpemka gives details

CULTURE

A Site To Marvel; The Slave Camp In Paga.

The Pikworo Slave camp was founded in 1704 and was active until 1845. It is located in Paga nania, about 3 kilometers west of Paga in the Upper East Region of Ghana. It was originally developed as a slave transit center where slaves were auctioned and later resold in the Salaga Slave market after walking about 150 km to the south.

  6 months ago ago
A Site To Marvel; The Slave Camp In Paga.

POLITICS

Video: Mahama is the only person to stop the NPP from breaking the '8' - Hon. Clement

A Member of Parliament (MP) for Builsa South Constituency, Upper East Region Honorable Clement Abas Apaak expressed his opinion at Okay 101.7 FM this morning on what came up recently about the replacement of John Dramani Mahama as the flag bearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC).

  5 months ago ago
Video: Mahama is the only person to stop the NPP from breaking the '8' - Hon. Clement

SOCIETY

Sad News Hits Ndc Again As Their Organiser Lost Two Daughters

Death is unavoidable, it is a level in life everyone will endure at some point in life. The gap left behind by our loved ones is usually diff to be filled but we have to let them rest in peace. In news, today sighted by Francisca on Gh one Facebook page member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has lost two daughters through a fire outbreak this sad incident happened at Builsa.

  8 months ago ago
Sad News Hits Ndc Again As Their Organiser Lost Two Daughters

POLITICS

According To Mahama, Ndebugre Was His Mentor And Elder Brother

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  4 months ago ago
According To Mahama, Ndebugre Was His Mentor And Elder Brother

SOCIETY

[JUST IN] One Robbery Suspect Shot Dead As Police Pursue Others

On the afternoon of February 27, 2022, Police in the Upper East Region gunned down a suspected robber during a shootout at the Nyariga Forest along the Bolgatanga-Nyariga stretch. The Police team, while on patrols, responded to intelligence gathered that armed robbers were attacking traders from the Nyariga market.

  7 months ago ago
[JUST IN] One Robbery Suspect Shot Dead As Police Pursue Others

EDUCATION

During a strong rainstorm in Paga, many students were harmed. (watch)

On Monday (March 21), a strong rainfall rushed over the Kassena-Nankana West District, ripping off the roofs of buildings and schools in the town. At least 11 students at the Paga E/A elementary school in the Upper East Region's Kassena-Nankana West District were hurt when the walls of two classrooms collapsed on them.

  6 months ago ago
During a strong rainstorm in Paga, many students were harmed. (watch)

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The Region with the Highest Inflation Rate at the End of March, 2022

The management of the Ghana statistics service is by this communique informing the general public on the regional break down of inflation at the end of March 2022. According to the chief government statistician Ghana's inflation rate has increased by 19.4% at the end of March 2022.

  5 months ago ago
The Region with the Highest Inflation Rate at the End of March, 2022

SOCIETY

“Sorry for the gentle man”, NADMO shared their condolence to a man killed in a thunder storm.

It was reported that a gentle man named Simon Abunkurigo, was killed by a Shea tree amidst of a great storm today in Tempane, Upper East Region. According to Mr. Williams Adam Asaana, the Tempane District Director, National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), the deceased intended to go in search of his nursing sheep when he noticed the likeliness of the storm and fortunately, he found the sheep but on his way back home, the storm got higher so he had to wait under one big shea tree in the town.

  5 months ago ago
“Sorry for the gentle man”, NADMO shared their condolence to a man killed in a thunder storm.

POLITICS

With a massive endorsement, the Upper East and Upper West Region greases the wheel for NANA B.

With a massive endorsement, the Upper East and Upper West Region greases the wheel for NANA B. Henry Nana Boakye, the National Organizer aspirant for the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has expanded his campaign to Ghana's northern region. Over the last few days, Nana B's campaign has been in the Upper East Region, and there has been tremendous support and requests for Nana B to lead as the Next National Organizer.

  3 months ago ago
With a massive endorsement, the Upper East and Upper West Region greases the wheel for NANA B.