CALM HAS BEEN RESTORED IN GWOLLU TOWNSHIP FOLLOWING YESTERDAY’S CHAOS

The District Chief Executive (DCE) for the Sissala West,Mr.Zakaria Mohammed Bakor has been given the green light to return to his office after some aggrieved party sympathizers stormed his office yesterday in the afternoon and locked up the office when they met his absence Calm has since returned to the District captial Gwollu following the intervention of the Regional minister  Mr.Sulemana Alhassan and his Deputy Mr.Amidu Issahaku Chinnia who swiftly drove in to subdue tensions and ostensibly find lasting solution

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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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Sissala East District Assembly failed to Elect A Presiding Member After First Round of Voting

The Sissala East District Assembly failed to elect a presiding member after First round of voting. In a general meeting today at the Sissala East District Assembly conference hall, to as part of issues for discussion had a first round of  voting to elect a presiding member. The former presiding member,who happens to be the only contender was subjected to voting by the house . After a successful voting and  counting by Electoral Commissioner ,it emerged that, out of the

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Men Who Impregnate Girls Under 18 in Sissala Districts to Pay Cow, Money et al.

  Traditional leaders have joined forces with parents in the Sissala East and West areas in the Upper West Region to devise some by-laws to protect young girls against teenage pregnancy and child marriage. Depending on the degree of the offence, the man would be forced to pay as high as GHc 1,000 in addition to items such as cow and food. The chiefs and people in the two districts formulated the laws to also improve the not-too-encouraging level of

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DCE FOR SISSALA EAST DISTRICT PAID A WORKING VISIT TO SOME COMMUNITIES IN THE DISTRICT

  As part of the work schedule of visiting some number of communities in the District every week, the District Chief Executive for Sissala East, Hon. Karim Nanyua, today Friday, October 20, 2017 made time off his busy schedules and spent the first half of the day’s official working hours to visit some communities in the District. These visited communities were; Bassisan, Pido, Banu and Kunchorgu all in the Banu Electoral Area. The tour, according to the DCE was embarked

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VEHICLE FOR CONVEYING JOURNALISTS UNINSURED FOR FIVE YEARS AT THE NORTHERN REGION

A Vehicle that has been allocated to journalist by the Northern Regional Co-coordinating Council has been left uninsured for almost Five years leaving its occupants the griped by fear  and panic.  A mini urvan with registration number GT 954-12 that has officially been allocated to transport journalists in the Northern Regional capital has for almost five years is yet to been insured and hence has left its occupants in fear as they are left to nothing but Almighty God as

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Deputy Minister of Health Inspects New Ambulances Been Procured by Ghana Government in Germany

The Deputy Minister of Health, Hon. Tina Gifty Mensah is currently in Germany to inspect some ambulances been procured by the government for the EGhana Ambulance Services. The deputy minister’s visit is in line with the much talked about of the former government’s incompetence and the absence of value for money considerations in the procurement of makeshift or improvised ambulances for use in Ghana.Many of those Ambulance after expert scrutiny falls short of the international standards and thus their frequent

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SISSALA EAST DISTRICT TO BE ELEVATED TO A MUNICIPALITY STATUS

Sissala East District in the Upper West region of Ghana will in the coming days be elevated into a municipality status. At a rally and being the first visit of the sitting president since  he took the reigns from the NDC Mahama led government in last year December general election. The president and his entourage were welcomed by a mammoth crowd comprising of party faithfuls; who were bused from far and near communities,school children , chiefs,youth and old despite waiting

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‘Gay riding’ dangerous in Tamale than armed robbery, HIV/AIDs’

From Abirigo’s chest: ‘Gay riding’ dangerous in Tamale than armed robbery, HIV/AIDs The Tamale Metropolis has undoubtedly become a cosmopolitan city. The 2010 population and housing census estimated the metropolis’ population at 233,252 representing 9.4 percent of the entire Northern Region’s population. This population is estimated to have nearly doubled currently as people’s quest to live in the metropolis has reached a crescendo.  The census indicated that the proportion of the population living in the urban enclave (metropolis) was as

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MAJOR PARTS OF WINNEBA TOWNSHIP FLOODED; FOLLOWING LAST NIGHT RAINS

Residents of Winneba in the Central Region Ghana waked up to a flooded town following last night heavy down pour. Daily activities in most affected areas has grind to halt as many people could not access their buildings and even properties.Many school children have had to defy the flood and seen walking through it to school ;so were some workers and thus exposing them danger. A few people this cable spoke to shared their frustrations as properties worth of thousands

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