Wa Central Constituency to Decide Between Hajia Humu and Rashid Pelpuo in the Upcoming Parliamentary Elections

The people of upper west region always remain loyal to the National Democratic Congress (NDC) because of the unprecedented development former president Rawlings has brought to the region, sons of the region were given key ministerial positions during his administration. The J.J. administration created the upper west region, extended electricity to the region, constructions and…

Jirapa: Safe the Shea Trees Left – Sydou Bhomanjo Cries

(“Nature, to be commanded,must be obeyed”- Francis Bacon) It appears all our attention is now focused and centered on the COVID 19 pandemic much to the neglect of some other essentials which keep us going as humans. No wonder that in the Upper West Region 43 people lost their lives needlessly to preventable diseases like…

Letter to Hon. Dr. Rashid Pelpuo: Where Are the Trained Doctors?

The Wa Central constituency for the past few weeks has been engaged in a popular debate on the brouhaha of 15 allegedly trained medical doctors by the Wa Central MP Hon. Alhaji Rashid Hassan Pelpuo (Ph.D.). Where communicators of the National Democratic Congress as expected are praise-singing his name, his political opponent chastised him for…

Saving academic norms in Wa Technical University

Saving academic norms in Wa Technical University Collegiality and seniority are long-held norms in higher education. Consequently, Baporikar (2015) observes that, if the goal is to make collegiality a reality in an academic institution, then nurturing collegiality and seniority is perfect for academic administrators and faculty alike, because everyone benefits when civility reigns, and everyone…