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SOCIETY

Why You Shouldn't Allow People to Touch Your Head

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.

  2 days ago ago
Why You Shouldn't Allow People to Touch Your Head

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.

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

POLITICS

Assembly Member Resigns After MMDCE Elections in Upper West

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.

  9 days ago ago
Assembly Member Resigns After MMDCE Elections in Upper West

TRAVEL

Outstanding Pictures of Upper West that will Marvel You[Photos]

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.

  27 days ago ago
Outstanding Pictures of Upper West that will Marvel You[Photos]

SOCIETY

Two brothers arrested in the Upper West region for robbing residents. See how they were grabbed.

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.

  20 days ago ago
Two brothers arrested in the Upper West region for robbing residents. See how they were grabbed.

POLITICS

Speaker of Parliament Turns 64, Love and Best Wishes Already Pouring in For Him

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.

  25 days ago ago
Speaker of Parliament Turns 64, Love and Best Wishes Already Pouring in For Him

POLITICS

5 Upper West MMDCEs to Stay in Power for 8 Years after Reappointment

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.

  28 days ago ago
5 Upper West MMDCEs to Stay in Power for 8 Years after Reappointment

SOCIETY

Ghana is Exposed to Security Threats - NCCE Director Blows Alarm in 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.

  1 month ago ago
Ghana is Exposed to Security Threats - NCCE Director Blows Alarm in Upper West

FASHION-BEAUTY

Do you remember Ruby from GMB 2018, See How She Looks Now

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.

  1 month ago ago
Do you remember Ruby from GMB 2018, See How She Looks Now

EDUCATION

Indian High Commissioner Visits 2 Universities in Upper West[Photos]

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.

  1 month ago ago
Indian High Commissioner Visits 2 Universities in Upper West[Photos]

POLITICS

Indian High Commissioner Visits Wa Naa and Upper West Minister[Photos]

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.

  1 month ago ago
Indian High Commissioner Visits Wa Naa and Upper West Minister[Photos]

SOCIETY

GIS: 19 Undocumented Burkinabès 'Chased' out of Ghana

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.

  1 month ago ago
GIS: 19 Undocumented Burkinabès 'Chased' out of Ghana

SOCIETY

Law Against Attempting Suicide Should be Changed - Counselor

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.

  23 days ago ago
Law Against Attempting Suicide Should be Changed - Counselor

SOCIETY

Roads Minister hints of an increase in road tolls across the country

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.

  1 month ago ago
Roads Minister hints of an increase in road tolls across the country

POLITICS

MCE Rejected in Upper West at First Round

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.

  14 days ago ago
MCE Rejected in Upper West at First Round

SOCIETY

Paramount Chief Writes to Goverment

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.

  1 month ago ago
Paramount Chief Writes to Goverment

POLITICS

Nana Tours Ashanti Region today, Eastern Regions Next

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.

  18 days ago ago
Nana Tours Ashanti Region today, Eastern Regions Next

ENTERTAINMENT

The winner of several awards this year. WC HADGI

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".

  16 days ago ago
The winner of several awards this year. WC HADGI

SOCIETY

Ghana’s population is now 30.8 million - Ghana Statistical Service report (GSS)

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.

  27 days ago ago
Ghana’s population is now 30.8 million - Ghana Statistical Service report (GSS)

POLITICS

Let the 'Do Or Die' Manifest in Upper West - NDC National Youth Organizer

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.

  22 days ago ago
Let the 'Do Or Die' Manifest in Upper West - NDC National Youth Organizer