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March 20, 2018 7:28 AM Two ambulances for over a million people; U/East cries for help

Ali Baba Awini, the Upper East Regional Administrator of the National Ambulance Service on Monday appealed to government and NGOs in the country to support the region with ambulances. He said the Upper East Region, with a population of about 1, 124,193, had only two national ambulances serving the entire Region, and that compelled relatives of most referred 132

March 5, 2018 2:52 PM Bolga: Soldiers ‘assault’ police officer for wearing military shorts

A police officer with the Bolgatanga Special Weapons and Tactics Unit of the Ghana Police Service has been allegedly assaulted by some uniformed men believed to be members of the military. According to an internal communique from the Upper East Regional Police Command, the attack occurred when some soldiers confronted the police officer, Asiamah Raymond 87

February 9, 2018 11:29 AM Kassena Nankana West DCE passes on

The Chief Executive for the Kassena Nanakana District in the Upper East Region, Mr. Clement Dandori has passed on at the age of 70. Mr. Dandori, who had been battling with illness for a few months, died at the Ridge hospital in Accra on Thursday night where he was receiving treatment. Confirming the death to Citi News, a family member of the deceased 78

October 27, 2017 6:17 AM Gregory Afoko Responsible For Mahama’s Death – Witness

Another prosecution witness in the trial involving the murder of Adams Mahama, former Upper East Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has told the court that Gregory Afoko was responsible for the late Mahama’s death. According to Tofic Mutala, who is the fourth prosecution witness in the case, while on his sick bed at the hospital, Mahama 77

October 27, 2017 6:17 AM Afoko Trial: Fourth prosecution witness testifies

The prosecution in the case involving Gregory Afoko, who has been accused of the murder of former Upper East Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party, on Thursday presented its fourth witness. The witness, Mutala Taufic, told the court that, he is a building contractor and together with the deceased, Mr Mahama lived in Bolga, and that, they had been very good friends 70

October 21, 2017 6:18 PM Soldiers, Police storm Bolga SHS as another student dies

Students of Bolgatanga Senior High School in the Upper East Region, have vandalized four vehicles belonging to the school and teachers, in protest over the death of a colleague on Friday. The irate students, who also vandalized a teacher’s bungalow, accused their senior housemaster of deliberately refusing to sign an exeat urgently for a form one student 46

October 21, 2017 6:18 PM Bolga SHS students ordered to name culprits who vandalised teachers’ vehicles or pay

Headmaster of Bolgatanga Senior High School (Big BOSS) has given students of the school up until Monday to name students who vandalised three vehicles of teachers following the death of their colleague or be levied to pay. At least three cars belonging to teachers were vandalised and a teacher’s residence came under attack from stones wielding students 52

October 21, 2017 5:56 PM Dr. Nduom ‘bows out’ of frontline role in politics

Flagbearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom may not contest the next presidential election slated for 2020. The three-time presidential hopeful is banking his hope on the younger generation to occupy frontline roles and make it successful. Dr. Nduom who was delivering a speech at the party’s 4th National Convention on Saturday 122

October 21, 2017 12:49 PM Bolga SHS students go on rampage following untimely death of their colleague

Students of the Bolgatanga Senior High School (Big Boss) in the Upper East Region, on Friday went on a rampage around in their school in protest over the death of their colleague. Eliasu Zakari passed at the Bolgatanga Regional Hospital, and his friends and colleagues have blamed his untimely death on their senior housemaster. According to some aggrieved 67

October 19, 2017 10:47 AM Tindongo farmers benefit from ABL's solar powered irrigation systems

Accra Brewery Limited’s (ABL) Eagle Farmer Project has provided farmers in Tindongo, Upper East Region, with a solar-powered irrigation system, delivering on the company’s commitment to invest in a Growing World where everyone has the opportunity to improve their livelihood. The GHC 80,000.00 sustainable development initiative, which consists of a newly-constructed 65