Tribal Markings and Faces of Upper West

Since I have been up Upper West , I have started noticing how the tribal markings, or scarifications are different. In the south, the markings I see are usually the kind made at infancy or in early childhood. I understand the scars can be made for a variety of reasons: identification, decoration, health or spiritual…

I have no preferred candidate – Alhaji Amidu

Alhaji Amidu Sulemana, former Member of Parliament for Sissala West Constituency has stated that he has no preferred candidate among the three seeking to succeed him in the impending National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary primaries. “I have heard that some people are going around and indicating that am supporting or sponsoring some candidates as against…

Road Crashes In Upper West have Increased

The Upper West Region recorded 72 road crashes in the first half of this year, Ghana Police Service has said. The figure represented a slight increase over last year’s figure of 63 for the same period. The number of serious cases also increased from 17, in the first half of 2018, to 37 for the…

Zoomlion’s Vector Control unit trains staff in upper west region on mosquito control

The Vector Control unit of Zoomlion Ghana limited has undertaken a training programme for its staff in the various districts in the upper west region to enhance their technical knowledge in effective larval source management. Larval source management entails all activities undertaken at mosquito breeding sites to reduce mosquito population and control other vector-borne diseases.…