Sissala East: The Okoa Project Pilots Prototype Ambulances in Deprived communities

The Okoa Project is an International Non-Governmental Organization that was given birth to in Tanzania with the aim of increasing access to health care by facilitating medical transportation of sick person’s especially pregnant women in to the nearest health facilities in very deprived communities. The Okoa project’s intervention revolves around the ingenuity of engineers(local artisans and technical students) to come out with practical and innovative solutions to local problems and thus ensuring sustainability. Against this back drop, The Okoa Project

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An Irate Youth of the Sissala East Municipal Stormed The Municipal Forestry Office over Resurgence of Rosewood Harvesting

An irate youth comprising Sissala Union and Sissala Youth Forum today, 18th February, 2020 stormed the Municipal Forestry office over an alleged action and inaction of the officers suspected to be the results of the creation of fertile grounds for the resurgence of the harvesting of rosewood in the area. The Sissala East Municipal is one among the hardest hit in the Upper West Region by the nefarious activities of illegal loggers amidst numerous protests and resistance by well-meaning people

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A complete Mouth -Watery Package for Tourists/Visitors in Ghana

Ecotourism is defined as “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment sustains the wellbeing of the local people and their culture and involves interpretation and education” (TIES, 2015). GBELE RESOURCE RESERVE (586km2). The Gbelle Resource Reserve was established in 1975.Geographically, the reserve was established in the short-grass savannah zone. Gbele Resource Reserve is the only wildlife protected area in the Upper West Region of Ghana. It is also located within the jurisdiction of four district assemblies: Sisaala West,

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Sisaala East Municipal: Tumu Lorry Park to be given a Befitting Upgrade; says Upper West Deputy Regional Minister

According to the Minister, barring any last minute changes, the Tumu lorry park will receive a major face-lift to save it from the current small size and deplorable state leaving the main road always impassable by stationary long vehicles on transit. The Deputy Upper West Regional Minister, Mr.Amidu Issahaku Chinnia has disclosed that, plans are far advanced for a contractor to move to sit and start working on the Tumu Lorry Station. This, the Minister said will brace the lorry

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Sisaala East Municipal to Benefit from a Multi -Purpose Soya Beans Processing Factory

The Sisaala East Municipality in the Upper West region of Ghana is about to get its share of the government flagship policy of One District! One Factory! This new development was contained in an address delivered by the Sisaala East Municipal Chief Executive; in the person of Hon. Karim Nanyua. According to the MCE, a feasibility studies was under taken and the reports reaching him indicates that, the above mentioned project will commence very soon. Meet the press series is

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Sissala East Municipal: The Sorry State of Our Library

According Wikipedia’ ’A library is a collection of sources of information and similar resources, made accessible to a defined community for reference or borrowing. It provides physical or digital access to material, and may be a physical building or room, or a virtual space, or both’’. Yes indeed, we have a physical building supposedly a home to sources of information and knowledge. This ought to be made accessible to the people especially knowledge seekers in the Municipality. The Sissala East Municipal library

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Sissala East: National Board for Small Scale Industries and Rural Enterprise Programme Organize A Training for Clients

National Board for Small Scale Industries and Rural Enterprise Programme organized a sensitization program for a cross section of their clients in the Sissala East Municipal. The event took place in the on the 17th October, 2019 and hence brought together business fraternity in the Municipality comprising of the following: (1)Sachet water producers (2)Soap and detergents producers (3)Honey producers and the (4) Local beverage producers The rational for having the sensitization was geared towards equipping participants with registration requirements of

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Sisaala West District Assembly HOST Junior Staff Course 72 Military Officers

The Sisaala West Assembly headed by the District Chief Executive in the person of Hon.Mohammed Bakor  flanked by the District Police commander and the District Coordinating Director on the 24th September, 2019 hosted  JSC (Junior Staff Course)72 military officers. The officers numbering about 30 included two Nigerians and one Liberian and the rest being Ghanaians. The visiting team comprises of Armed Forces, Navy, Air force, and their counterpart from CEPS. The DCE for Sisaala West District briefed them on government

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A LETTER TO THE THREE BIG ELEPHANTS

Dear Deputy Upper West Regional Minister, the Sissala East MP and the Sissala East MCE, I trust you doing well wherever you are! We the people of Sissala East Municipal as you are forcing us to call it are living in anguish and lamentation. I am sorry any of you won’t be addressed as honorable in this letter because you don’t deserve it though some or one of you is better than others in terms of your contribution to the

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CDA Director Lashes out at the Sissala East MCE for Incompetence and Corruption Related Activities

The Country Director for Community Development Alliance (CDA) a Non-Governmental Organization locally based in Ghana,has expressed his disappointment over what he describes as sheer incompetence and corrupt attitude of the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Sissala East in the person of Hon. Karim Nanyua. This message was contained in a facebook page owned by the Chief Executive Director with name ‘’Issifu Salifu Kanton’’ This attacks comes at a time there is an intensified public outcry on the depletion of the

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