Daffiama-Bissie-Issa: communities get dugouts for dry season farming activities

Kamahego and Selle communities in Daffiama-Bussie-Issa (DBI) District have benefited from dugouts under the Sustainable Land and Water Management (SLWM) project to support poor rural farmers undertake dry season farming. The dugouts for the two farming communities are expected to improve food security and provide sufficient water for livestock rearing. The construction works of the…

Goil, Frimps Cheating Customers in Upper West – Report

GHANA STANDARDS AUTHORITY PRESS RELEASE The Ghana Standards Authority as part of its mandate to enforce the provisions of the Weights and Measures Act 1975, NRCD 326, has been inspecting fuel measuring and dispensing instruments in parts of the country after the first phase of the GSA routine national fuel measuring devices verification exercise. inspectors…

Rearing for Food and Jobs to be Launched in Upper West

President Akufo Addo is expected to launch a new Agric project in the Upper West Region on the 26th of June, 2019. Rearing for Food and Jobs is another Government flagship project, which seeks to increase livestock production and reduce importation of meat as well meet local demand. This was revealed by the deputy Upper…

Jirapa: Chief S.D Dombo Praised in a New Book

The legacies of Chief Simon Diedong (S.D) Dombo, a dominant Ghanaian political icon, has been extolled and recorded in a 162-pagebook authored by Anane Agyei and Gabriel Gbiel Benarkuu. The book, which is titled “S.D. Dombo, a biography of an iconic Ghanaian statesman” and seeks to eulogise and and immortalise the late Duori Chief described…

Jirapa township roads set for massive facelift

  The Jirapa township roads stretching to about 15 kilometres have been awarded to two local contractors to begin rehabilitation works this month at the cost of more than 20 million Ghana cedis. The contractors, Dagarti Kofi Adams Limited was awarded 5.7 kilometres under phase one at approximately GHS10 million, while 3MW International Limited was…