The Head is an important part of the body, a very sensitive area one should protect. Some major situations we should note is the fact that the Ghana Police Service insists that we wear a crush helmets to protect the head from injury. A man's head can be carried away spiritually, when I was in a community within Upper West, a particular woman had stormed the town with her child, she was fair and average in size, she was fond of playing with people but also fond of touching peoples heads.
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.
Assembly Member for Kperisi electoral Area in the Wa Municipality, Hon. James Kuusaana Donkor has resigned from his position as Assembly Member for the electoral area, in a Document copied to the Presiding Member also the Assembly Member for Nakore Electoral Area, he stated that the development was necessary due to personal reasons he opted not to disclose.
Upper West is no Longer the Smallest Region in Ghana and also no longer the Youngest, this and many more are thing one needs to know including graphics of some areas within the region that has been at the blind side of Many. The Upper West Region According to the Current Population Census, has over 900, 000 Residents in it, though provisional but that has provided a statistic that can be used to define the economic, political and social strength of the Region as far as development is concerned.
Two brothers in the Upper East region has been arrested by the Ghana Police for alleged involvement in the a robbery incident at Bukere. According to the reports from the Upper East regional police department, the brothers by name Ayine Awunnore, 27 and Daniel Awunnore, 20 had robbed one man who is the victim of his motorbike and phone.
Love and Best Wishes are already pouring for Ghana’s Speaker of Parliament who turns 64 years today. To commemorate this day, the man who succeeded him as MP for Nadowli/Kaleo is organising a blood donation exercise today to restock the blood bank of the Nadowli and other hospitals in the Upper West Region.
The President through his local Government Minister, Mr. Dan Botchwey and Information Minister, Mr. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah have released the List of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives to represent the President at the District level. Upper West has eleven constituencies and it means that eleven should be assigned but there are some developments that have taken place and marvelled the People of Upper West.
Mr. John Yibile (Upper West Regional Deputy Director of NCCE) The Upper West Regional Deputy Regional Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), Mr. John Yibile has made a bold call for all stakeholders including local community members and youth to prioritize the call to be part of nation-building and civic responsibility.
Ghana’s Most Beautiful is the biggest and most sorted TV beauty pageant, organized by TV3 annually in the country with the aim of promoting development through culture and unity. Since the inception of the beauty pageant in the year 2007, a lot of beautiful and courageous ladies have been groomed through the big stage.
During the High Commissioner's visit, he was received into two universities in Wa including Dr. Hilla Limann Technical University and Simon Diedong Dombo University for Business and Integrated Development Studies. The Indian High Commissioner to Ghana, His Excellency Sugandh Rajaram, on September 15, 2021, paid a working visit to Dr. Hilla Limann Technical University, Wa.
The Indian High Commissioner to Ghana H.E. Mr. Sugandh Rajaram Accompanied by some dignitaries from India have visited the Upper West Regional Minister and the Regional Coordinating Council and went ahead to Meet the Overlord of the Waala Traditional Area on development grounds. The Secretary to Wa Naa, Jimpenhi Naa Kadri explained that His Majesty the Overlord of the Wala Traditional Council, Wa Naa Fuseini Seidu Pelpuo IV hosted the High Commissioner of India to Ghana at the palace this morning for a courtesy call.
The Ghana Immigration Service has Chased out 19 Burkinabes from the Country after they were spotted entering the country through unapproved routes. According to the Upper West Regional Public Relations Officer, Assistant Inspector IBN Yussif Duranah Abdul-Mumin Seidu, the action was part of efforts to clamp down on illegal immigrants and to enforce the President's directives.
Mr Sylvester Basagnia, the acting Upper West Regional Mental Health Coordinator, has advocated the repeal of the law that criminalizes attempted suicide in Ghana. The Mental Health Coordinator made the call on Info Radio Network during the celebration of this year’s World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) in September 2021.
The increasing number of unmotorable roads in the country during this rainy season has prompted the government to begin making plans to increase road tolls in the country. This also indicates that many investors are not really interested in pushing huge sums of monies into the construction and renovation of the Ghanaian roads.
The Municipal Chief Executive for Lawra Municipality, Mr Martin Bomaba-ire has been Rejected by 21 Assembly Men with a "No" Vote whilst he had 21 "YES" votes. The 42 Assembly men gave him 50% endorsement which is woefully inadequate to qualify him as a confirmed MCE.
The Chief of Takpo Tangbogu under the paramountcy of Takpo in the Nadowli-Kaleo District, Naa Zimara Konyage Korkorah I, has appealed to the government for full electrification of all communities in Takpo to reduce crime wave in the area. Communicating with the traditional ruler at the instance of the chief at Takpo, Naa Korkorah I said the need for full electrification of the area has become necessary end night crimes and related negativities in the area.
The director of communications at the office of the president has confirmed earlier reports that the President will from Friday 1 October 2021 resume his regional tour, this time to the Eastern and Ashanti Regions. The nationwide working visit which began a couple of months back, saw the President visiting Bono, Bono East, Ahafo, Northern, Upper East, Upper West, Oti, North East, Savannah, Western North, Western, and Volta Regions.
If music were food, no one could have gone hungry in the hands of one of the most popular and powerful musicians by name of popularity, WC HADGI. Hadgi is known to be one of the high musicians, who writes and sing his own songs. For his efforts and numerous occasions of contributions in the music industry, he was well recognize by the highest Sissala production known as the " Awusuleh Production", in translation, " We have not forgotten our culture and identify".
The Ghana Statistical Service has released the provisional results for 2021 Population and Housing Census. According to the report released from the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) on Wednesday, 22nd September, 2021, Ghana's population is now 30.8 million. The report says Ghana's population is growing but at a decline rate compared with the previous censuses conducted.
The National Youth Organizer for the National Democratic Congress(NDC), Mr. George Opare Addo has ended his three days tour in the Upper West Region. The Youth Organizer met with several party Regional Executives and Constituency Youth Organizers in a close door meeting where the Youth Organizer used the Avenue to urge all party faithfuls to use the Do or Die Approach in addressing issues with regards to the impending elections and matters concerning it in 2024.