Wa West: Women schooled on entrepreneurship and business development

Women of Siriyiri in the Wa West District of the Upper West Region have been schooled on entrepreneurship and business development as part of efforts to enable the women to earn decent livelihoods and attain financial independence and sufficiency. This was done in an event organized by Mara Foods and Beautiful Smiles Project – a … Continue reading Wa West: Women schooled on entrepreneurship and business development

Pupils of Kpongu Islamic JHS mark World Poetry Day in a fascinating style

Pupils of Kpongu Islamic JHS in the Wa Municipality have marked the World Poetry Day in a beautiful spectacle of poetry recitals. The heartwarming poetry recitals by the children creatively portray life’s realities and experiences, and national as well as global concerns. Poetry enthusiast, Aminu Ibrahim, who facilitated the event on Monday, March 21, 2022, … Continue reading Pupils of Kpongu Islamic JHS mark World Poetry Day in a fascinating style

Mara Foods takes outreach to Kpongu community in Wa Municipal

CEO (yellow) interacts with participants at Kpongu Mara consortium, a collection of establishments – Mara Foods, Mara Closet, and Beautiful Smiles Project – run by young female entrepreneur, Maria Johana Yuorpor, has taken its monthly community outreach to Kpongu community in the Wa Municipality of the Upper West Region.Held on Friday, March 4, 2022, the … Continue reading Mara Foods takes outreach to Kpongu community in Wa Municipal

Zingu Assembly Member donates to BECE candidates, KG in his Electoral Area

Hon Abdul-Wahab Nuhu donating at Gbegru JHS Hon Abdul-Wahab Nuhu, Assembly Member for Zingu Electoral Area in the Wa Municipality, has donated some learning materials to BECE candidates and KG pupils in some selected schools in the electoral area. The beneficiary schools include Gbegru Islamic Junior High School, Zingu Junior High and Zingu Kindergarten. Each … Continue reading Zingu Assembly Member donates to BECE candidates, KG in his Electoral Area

Mara Foods, Beautiful Smiles Project organize breast cancer screening for women at Biihee

Team of health professionals and volunteers Women of Biihee, a pre-dominantly farming community in the Wa Municipality of the Upper West Region, have benefited from a breast cancer and hepatitis B screening exercise organized by a consortium, Mara Foods and Beautiful Smiles Project, run by young female entrepreneur, Maria Johana Yuorpor.The event, organized in commemoration … Continue reading Mara Foods, Beautiful Smiles Project organize breast cancer screening for women at Biihee

YACC Ghana and Green Drops Foundation trains young women on beads making

Training session Two youth-led organizations, Youth Alliance for Community Change (YACC Ghana) and Green Drops Foundation have partnered to train over 30 women on the skill of beads making to enable them overturn their financial difficulties. The skills training which took place on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at Yaru, a community in the Wa East … Continue reading YACC Ghana and Green Drops Foundation trains young women on beads making

UWR: Lawyer Charles Lwanga pulls out of Council of State representative’s race

Lawyer Charles Lwanga Puozuing The Upper West Regional Secretary of the National Democratic Congress, Lawyer Charles Lwanga Puozuing has pulled out on his quest to contest in the upcoming Council of State elections. Sources close to the NDC Regional Secretary has it that, he took the decision after consultations with the hierarchy of the party … Continue reading UWR: Lawyer Charles Lwanga pulls out of Council of State representative’s race

YACC Ghana partners NYA to organize satellite installation training for youths

Youth Alliance for Community Change, a youth-led community-based association with sponsorship from the National Youth Authority has organized a satellite installation training for youths at Yaru in the Wa East District. Speaking with the Acting Chief Director of the association, Mr Aminu Ibrahim, he said the essence of the training is to equip the youth … Continue reading YACC Ghana partners NYA to organize satellite installation training for youths

Be proactive in finding solutions to your developmental challenges – NYA Director to youth

The Wa East District Director of the National Youth Authority, Mr Moomin Iddrisu urged youths in the district to be proactive in solving developmental challenges in their communities. He said this at Yaru, a community in the Wa East District during a one-day satellite installation training session at the community. The training program was organized … Continue reading Be proactive in finding solutions to your developmental challenges – NYA Director to youth

U/W/R: Gory accident at Kampaha, two died

Crashed Vehicle A gory accident at Kampaha, a suburb community in the Wa Municipality of the Upper West Region has claimed the lives of two persons, with many more injured. The tragic incident reportedly occurred along the Wa – Bulenga road on Friday, January 01, 2021 at around 8:00 PM. The horrific accident which involved … Continue reading U/W/R: Gory accident at Kampaha, two died