Sissala East Municipal :Aggrieved Community Members Hijack a Forest Reserve for Farming and Threatens Mayhem.

A group of aggrieved community members have invaded a forest reserve in their community  and have cut down trees covering about three acrages of land in preparation for this year’s farming season. Aggrieved persons hailing from Chinchan ,a farming community located in the newly inuguarated Sissala East Municipal in the Upper West Region of Ghana. This comunity members who owns a stretch of land serving as a forest reserve  for more than 43 years till now havd have announced a seizure

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Upper West Region: Four Sissala Communities Record 49 Teenage Pregnancies In 2017

The Kulfuo Sub-District of Sissala East Municipal in Upper West Region recorded 49 teenage pregnancies in 2017, health officials have said, with 15 of them believed to be in their teens going into marriage. The staggering figure registered in four communities had Challu community topping the list with 17 recorded reported cases, followed by Mwanduonu 15, Kulfuo 12 and Tarsaw five, making a total of 49 in the sub-district. Mr Rauf Bawa Basugu, the Sissala East Municipal Health Information Officer,

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Tomatoes farmers:Lack of Market Forced us to Quite Tomatoes Farming.

Tomatoes farmers association in the Upper East Region of Ghana have voiced out reasons for quiting tomatoes farming and rather have to engage in pepper farming peper. The peasant farmers,during a radio interview and represented by  focal person of the peasant farmers associati vented their frustration on the absence of ready market for their produce for many years,which paved  the way for market queens to exploite the,they buy their produce on credit couple with reluctance to pay. Follow up calls

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Thousands of Unemployed Youth Besiege the Wa Jubilee Park to get Enlisted into the Ghana Immigration Service

Thousands of teeming unemployed youth thronged the  Jubilee Park  in Wa to part take in Ghana Immigration Service enlistment exercise. Scores of unemployed youth comprising degree holders,HND holders,and Senior High School levers thronged the Wa Jubilee Park in the Upper West Region to under go enlistment into  Ghana Immigration Service. Similar exercise being carried out across every region as is a nation wide exercise.Toady,as at 6:00am about750 applicants both males and females with 500 Senior High School levers for recruited

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THE SISSALA MAN HAS THROWN HIS INTEGRITY TO THE DOGS

I write with grief and heavy heart as political leaders and traditional authorities who ought to protect our land from the gripes of unscrupulous and money conscious people have gone behind us to get their dirty looking palms greased. Barely a month ago, King Kong and his small kings had a crunch meeting to deliberate on austerity measures to halt the invasion of rosewood merchants into our fragile ecological zone with the intention of raping the vegetation. In this said

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Train derails at Tesano; scores injured

An Accra-bound train from Nsawam has left some passengers injured after it derailed at Tesano on Monday morning. It is unclear yet what caused the train to derail. Details are scanty on the accident, but the injured according to reports, have been sent to an unnamed hospital. The injured persons according to an account by an eyewitness, were assisted out of the train by some police recruits from the Tesano Police Training School, who were on their normal training routine. Coaches

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Mohamed’s Story of Hell on Earth in Libya

This is the moving story of Mohamed, a Cameroonian, about his 3-year journey through North Africa in his attempt to reach Europe. It’s a story of ordeal and suffering and encounters with death, which made the young man to finally decide to return home. “I left Cameroon back in 2013 to find work elsewhere. I spent a year and a half in Algeria and then six more months in Morocco. After they repatriated me to Mauritania, I went back to

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BIGBOSS RAMPAGING: PRODUCE CULPRITS BY MONDAY OR SUFFER MY WRATH – HEADMASTER TO FINAL YEAR STUDENTS

Students in the Bolgatanga Senior High School today went on rampage after a colleague, Eliasu Zakari died at the Bolgatanga Hospital. The students blamed the death of their colleague on the failure of the Senior House Master to sign an exeat for the student who hails from Lalsa/Deega in the Bawku East Municipality. Seidu Sulemana Akurugu who was on the campus reported that the male students of the school vandalized some vehicles on the campus. He indicated that the timely

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BIGBOSS: STUDENTS GO ON RAMPAGE AFTER COLLEAGUE’S DEATH

Students of the Bolgatanga Senior High School are on rampage after a male student lost his life. The students according to A1 Radio News’ Seidu Sulemana Akurugu are blaming the school’s Senior House master for the death of their colleague. According to them, the refusal of the Senior House Master to sign the exeat for their colleague on time led to his untimely death. Seidu Sulemana reports that personnel of the Ghana Police Service have moved in to restore calm

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Sissala East District Circuit Court Orders for the Destruction of Seized Unwholesome Food Products from 13 Shops

About 12 provisional shops and a drinking spot appeared before the Sissala East Distrcit circuit court for selling unwholesome food products to the public. The Sissala East District Environmental Health and Sanitation Unit embarked on a mass inspection to provisional shops in the Tumu township for the sale of unwholesome food products. It was during this unannounced exercise that,12 provisional shops and a drinking spot were unearthed to have being involved in the sale of unwholesome(expired) food products ranging from

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