Wild Life Division of Forestry Commission Empowers Community Resource Management Team Leaders with Leadership and Managerial Skills

The leadership of Sissala Kasena Fraah a community resource management Area Concept were taken through a capacity building on leadership and managerial skills by the Wild Life Division of the Forestry Commission of Ghana. The event happened at the Sissala East Municipal Assembly Conference Hall and on the 12th February, 2021. In attendance at the event were about 20 participants  who were taken through leadership and managerial skills such as timely communication, team building risk taking,others,innovation,creativity,positivity,inclusiveness,honesty,empathy,patience,active listening, reliability and dependability

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Management of Gbele Resource Reserve of the Wild Life Division of the Forestry Commission of Ghana Introduces Rabbit Farming in Fringe Communities; as a way of reducing Poaching in Protected Areas

The management of Gbele Resource Reserve under the Wild Life Division of the Forestry Commission of Ghana has introduced and organized a training program for selected fringe communities in rabbit farming as an alternative livelihood source. The training event took place at the Tuderidep conference hall and on the 11th February 2021 The event saw in attendance about 20 participants from 8 communities such as Tumu, Welembelle ,Santie, Jijen,Timmie, Duwie, Dasima and Silbelle and all in both Sissala East Municipal

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LET’S HAIL THE NEW BORN BUT EVER GROWING BABY

Civic Ghana Alliance (CGA) is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO),Whose aim is to create a just and enabling environment for grassroots participation in governance by all citizens irrespective of one’s gender, age, tribe, culture, social class, educational status, and or geographical location. The Civic Ghana Alliance seeks is to deploy tools such as Sensitization, awareness creation advocacy and activism in their way of empowering the citizenry all geared towards local governance participation and also a way of holding duty bearers accountable.The

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Community Resource Management Team Officially Inaugurated to Take Charge and Manage Designated Community Natural Resources

Wildlife Division of the Forestry Commission of Ghana has officially inaugurated a team to spearhead the protection of protected areas (biodiversity) in the Sissala East Municipal of the Upper West Region of Ghana.The team comprises of executives and Ex-officio members and drawn from different backgrounds in society. The Sissala Kasena Fraah Community Resources Management Area (CREMA) covers an area of about 144,295.10 hacters of a hilly matured Guinea Savannah Vegetation type that is being protected by nineteen communities that form

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Sissala West District: A Newly Built 40 Bed Facility Handed over to the Hospital Authorities

A newly completed Maternity and children block in the Sissala West District of the Upper West Region was today handed over to the District Health Directorate by the Upper West Regional Minister and the District Assembly after a delayed handing over for apparently no tangible reason made to the public. The handing over or commissioning of the new facility was in a response to a call by a citizen vigilante in an article titled’ ’An Open Letter to The Upper

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An Open Letter to the Upper West Regional Minister

I bring to you Warm greetings Dr.Hafiz Bin Salih! Please permit me to share what I call my nightmare and that of both residents and visitors of a District under your care and also fortunately and directly controlled by your very persona lately. The sissala West District is incontrovertibly one of the Districts in the region that is gravely underdeveloped and thus left in a sorry state despite their records of being part of the two Districts that produces the

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THE MANUFACTURING FACTORY OPERATING UNDER A SHED

Factories are known to be located in big cities and towns and under big establishments but this factory hosted under a shed, has being performing like the big factories in developed countries especial the big auto-noble factories in Europe. This factory majors in manufacture of agriculture equipment as the area of location is largely an agrarian (into crop cultivation and animal rearing). Pulima is a community in the Sissala West District in Upper West Region of Ghana. Pulima community though

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AN EXCURSION TO THE KUNKUNO RIVER

Below is brief information gathered about the Kunkuno River: The River is located between Santijan and Gbenebisi communities respectively in the Sissala East Municipal of the Upper West Region and Kunkuno and Donninga communities respectively and located in the Bulsa South of the Upper East Region. The Kunkuno River takes its source from the Sisili River in Sissala East Municipal of the Upper West Region. Communities very close the river line are Kunchogu and Basirisan. There is a small island

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UW/R: Four Suspected Poachers to Face The Law Court for Killing a Migratory Elephant

Four persons suspected to poachers are to be arraigned before court for allegedly killing an elephant in a company others ostensibly moving from Gbelle Resorce Reserve in Ghana to Zainga Reserve in Burkina Faso. On 23rd May 2020 and around 12:45am, a joint security body comprising the Military, BNI, Police and Wild Life Division stormed a farming community called Vamboi were suspected killers of the elephant reside. In all 12 persons were picked for questioning. After screening, four persons have

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UW/R: Gbelle Resource Reserve Gets a Viewing Height

As part of putting in measures to market the reserve globally to visitors, a viewing height or platform has been erected in the Gbelle Resource Reserve to aid visitors have a good view of the game or animals in the reserve. This new development which forms part of a series of innovations to make the reserve very attractive visitors was disclosed by the park manager in the person of Dr.NanaOwusu Ansah. He also did add that, a road is being

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