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…

Wechiau Naa Extols Akufo-Addo’s Govt

The Paramount Chief of the Wechiau Traditional Area, in the Wa West district of the Upper West Region, Naa Alhaji Imoro Nandomy-Gomah II, has applauded the Akufo-Addo-led New Patriotic Party Government for implementing policies that have made life bearable for many Ghanaians. According to the Wechiau Chief, “several development initiatives have been rolled out nationwide.…

U/W : 78 communities declared open defecation free

The Daffiama-Bussie-Issa (DBI) District of the Upper West Region has declared 78 communities Open Defecation Free (ODF), since the inception of the implementation of the Community-led Total Sanitation (CLTS) project in the district in 2012. This implies that residents in 78 communities own and use their own latrines after they had been triggered by staff…

Why Ndekugri Must Stay – Report

It can be recalled that a group of people have agitated against a recent issue they explained as reckless attitude of the Deputy Commander Of Police, Peter Ndekugri. A young man according to one Mohammed Abdul Salam confirming to be his brother affirmed that his brother was hit by a moving vehicle confirmed to be…

Eighteen Upper West entrepreneurs benefit from NEIP Programme

Eighteen (18) entrepreneurs from the Upper West Region have been selected to benefit from the government’s flagship “National Entrepreneur and Innovation Programme NEIP”. They are part of the 12,000 entrepreneurs, nationwide, to receive a one-month entrepreneurship training designed to help them to create their own jobs and employ others to bring down unemployment and accelerate…