Bamahu: ‘We are in a State of Fear’ – Students at Bamahu

Students of Bamahu in the Wa Municipality have called for state institutions responsible for fixing street lights to get them fixed to reduce crime and panic on streets and within their residential areas. According students interviewed by Upperwestmedia Team, they explained that Darkness around the area is most likely to attract miscreants like they had … Continue reading Bamahu: ‘We are in a State of Fear’ – Students at Bamahu

Sissala West: DCE Storms Immigration Borders

The District Chief Executive for Sissala West Constituency,  Hon. Batong-Hor has paid a surprise visit to The Various borders in Sissala West District of Upper West Region on 20th of May 2022. Her visit was to assess and take records of challenges facing staff of the service at their duty post. "Sissala West DCE Hon. … Continue reading Sissala West: DCE Storms Immigration Borders

Residents of Dormawa Decry lack of Electricity

Residents of the Dormawa community in the Wa West District have decried the lack of electricity in the community, saying it negatively affects their social and economic lives. They said the world was fasting globalizing with the advent of electricity which comes with lots of business and job opportunities but that, they are denied all … Continue reading Residents of Dormawa Decry lack of Electricity

U/W: Two Motorbikes Crashed with Trailer in Tumu, One Dead

An accident involving two motorbikes and a trailer truck in Tumu, has left one person dead and one other injured after the truck ran over the deceased in Tumu. Both riders of the motorbikes were conveyed to the Tumu Government Hospital where Mumuni Nuru aged 16, a tractor mate, was confirmed dead while Ali Sofo, … Continue reading U/W: Two Motorbikes Crashed with Trailer in Tumu, One Dead

Wa: Nurses, Cleaners in Wa Municipal Hospital are ‘Reckless’, Lack Respect – Journalist

A Journalist with Home Radio Media Network in the Wa Municipality has referred to Nurses and cleaners in Wa Municipality hospital as an obnoxious group of people who care less about rendering quality services. He noted that some nurses were so dormant at the facility, he sited instances where visitors were rather pushing patients with … Continue reading Wa: Nurses, Cleaners in Wa Municipal Hospital are ‘Reckless’, Lack Respect – Journalist

Sissala West MP Rolls Out initiative to Address Unemployment

As part of efforts to address unemployment, the Member of Parliament for Sissala West, Mohammed Adams Sukrapu has introduced a skills training programme dubbed Mohammed Adams Sukparu Youth Empowerment Training Initiative (MASYET) for the youth in his constituency. The initiative is aimed at equipping the youth with the requsite knowledge and skills to make them … Continue reading Sissala West MP Rolls Out initiative to Address Unemployment

DBI: Residents of Tuori Concerned Over inadequate Sources of Potable Water

Residents of Tuori in the Tuori-Dakpaa Electoral Area of the Daffiama-Bussie-Issa District have expressed concerns over inadequate sources of potable water in the community. Speaking in an interview with Info Radio at the community over the weekend, the residents said the few boreholes dug for them do not yield water in the dry season. Mr. … Continue reading DBI: Residents of Tuori Concerned Over inadequate Sources of Potable Water

Wa West: Residents of Olli construct Walkway Over River: Demand Gov’t Support

Residents of Olli, a community in the Eggu Electoral Area of the Wa West District have taken the initiative to construct a walkway over a river that usually cut the community off from their neighbors in the rainy season. The construction which was by communal labour is a yearly ritual that the people have been … Continue reading Wa West: Residents of Olli construct Walkway Over River: Demand Gov’t Support

Wa West: Residents of Saalimana Appeal for Electrical Connectivity

Residents of Saalimana in the Wa West District of the Upper West Region have appealed to government to connect the community to the national electricity grid. They bemoaned that the lack of electricity is taking a great toll on their economic lives and social wellbeing. According to the resident they are unable to engage in … Continue reading Wa West: Residents of Saalimana Appeal for Electrical Connectivity

Upper West Loses Top Journalist

The General manager for Nandom FM in the Nandom Municipality has been reported dead. The Incident occured on The 16th of May 2022 after a short illness. The Manager Mr. Aadaar Linus Was Morning Drive Producer st Atlantis 87.9 FM,  he also worked at W93.5FM as reporter am presenter. He obtained his Senior Higher Education … Continue reading Upper West Loses Top Journalist