2017/2018 year group National Service Personnel Present a Citation to the Hon Regional Minister, Upper West Region

July 31, 2018

2017/2018 year group National Service Personnel Present a Citation to the Hon Regional Minister, Upper West Region  The 2017/2018 year group  National Service Personnel serving under the Regional Coordinating Council, has yesterday 27th July 2018, presented a citation to the Hon. Regional Minister in his office. The National service personnel who ended their service yesterday […]

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UW Minister retrieves PWDs’ money from Wa East welfare officer

July 25, 2018

Wa East Department of Social Welfare Officer Mathew Dassah who was accused of “extorting” money from Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) has refunded GH¢ 4,300.00 to six victims out of 40 beneficiaries of the PWD fund. The refund was occasioned after the Upper West (UW) Regional Minister Alhaji Sulemana Alhassan ordered Mathew’s arrest following Ghana News […]

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Public urged to disregard false claims of HIV cure

July 5, 2018

Public urged to disregard false claims of HIV cure By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, July 4, GNA – Alhaji Sulemana Alhassan, Upper West Regional Minister, has called on the public to disregard false claims of HIV cure especially by some herbalists and self-styled prophets. He also appealed to all to believe that the best […]

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UNICEF, Ghana adopt action plan to accelerate growth

June 26, 2018

UNICEF, Ghana adopt action plan to accelerate growth By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, June 24, GNA – Madam Anne Claire Dufay, UNICEF Ghana Representative has expressed readiness of the international child right organisation to support Ghana government quest to accelerate growth and development to make living conditions better for the people. UNICEF and the […]

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Voting local leaders in Ghana is long overdue

June 26, 2018

Voting local leaders in Ghana is long overdue Hajia Alima Mahama, the Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, has stated that allowing citizens to elect their local leaders in Ghana is long overdue after 30 years of local government practice. She noted that the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) as […]

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UNICEF, Italy lauded for supporting Upper West growth agenda

June 26, 2018

http://www.ghananewsagency.org/ UNICEF, Italy lauded for supporting Upper West growth agenda By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, June 24, GNA – UNICEF and the Italian Embassy have been commended for their contributions to the development of Upper West Region (UWR). The two development partners’ contribution in areas of maternal and neonatal health, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene […]

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UNICEF gives hope to newborn babies in Upper West

June 26, 2018

UNICEF gives hope to newborn babies in Upper West By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNA Wa, June 21, GNA – Preterm babies and other newborn babies with complications have had their survival chances greatly boosted following the inauguration of a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) for the Upper West Regional Hospital in Wa. Equipment of the […]

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Chieftaincy litigations threatening peace in Upper West Region

April 30, 2018

Mr. Amidu Chinnia Issahaku, Acting Upper West Regional Minister has observed that the worrying trend of chieftaincy litigations are a threat to the peace and security of the region. He therefore made a passionate appeal to the Upper West Region House of Chiefs to put in place measures to resolve the disputes before they escalate. […]

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Conditions for supply of subsidized fertilizer revised

April 30, 2018

Wa, April 27, GNA – Conditions for the supply of subsidized fertilizers under the government’s signature ‘Planting for food and jobs” programme has been revised due to abuse by beneficiary farmers. The government has absorbed 50 per cent of the cost and the arrangement was for the farmer to carry the fertilizer away after making […]

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UPPER WEST REGIONAL MINISTER LAUNCHES THE TAX AND GOOD GOVERNANCE WEEK OF GRA

April 16, 2018

  As part of efforts to increase revenue, the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) launched the tax and good governance week to sensitize the populace, especially eligible taxpayers, on the need for voluntary compliance in honoring their tax obligations to the state and filing tax returns. The programme was launched on Friday 6th April, 2018 at […]

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