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October 15, 2017 4:48 PM Nana Addo joins Lawra for Kobineh festival climax [Photos]

President Nana Akufo-Addo is at Lawra in the Upper West Region, to partake in the climax of the annual Kobineh festival of the chiefs and people of the Lawra traditional area. Naaa Abaifah Karbo, the Paramount Chief of the Lawra traditional area, and his sub-chiefs, were on hand to welcome the President. The festival is celebrated to express gratitude 156

October 5, 2017 11:32 AM President Akufo-Addo gives assurance of universal access to electricity

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has pledged government’s commitment to ensuring universal access and coverage of electricity to all parts of Ghana by the end of his tenure. Addressing the Lawra Traditional Council, on the second day of his 7-day tour of the three Northern Regions, President Akufo-Addo was not happy that “the Upper West Region 14

October 1, 2017 9:28 PM Akufo-Addo tours Northern Ghana this week

The President will round off his tour of the Upper West Region with visits to Lawra, Nandom, Sissala and Tumu, where he will interact with the Chiefs and people of these towns. Wednesday, 4th October, will see President Akufo-Addo commencing a 2-day tour of the Upper East Region with a durbar of Chiefs in Bolgatanga, and a visit to the Bolgatanga Regional 16

October 1, 2017 6:02 PM President tours three northern regions

Accra, Oct. 1, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo would on Monday, October 2 begin a seven-day tour of the three northern regions. The tour, scheduled to end October 8, is part of his tour of the country, a statement issued by the Presidency said. President Akufo-Addo would begin the tour with a 2-day visit to the Upper West Region, where, he would 11

October 1, 2017 4:06 PM Nana Addo to begin 7-day tour of Northern Ghana on Monday

President Nana Akufo-Addo, will from Monday, October 2, 2017, to Sunday, October 8, 2017, embark on a seven-day tour of the three Northern Regions, as part of his tour of the country. This will follow similar tours of the Ashanti and Western Regions earlier in 2017. The President will round off his tour of the Upper West Region with visits to Lawra 14

July 24, 2017 8:19 AM More than 17,000 farmers subscribe to Planting for Jobs and Food Upper West Region

A total of 17,063 smallholder farmers have subscribed to the Government’s Planting for Food and Jobs (PJFs) programme in the Upper West Region. The figure fell short of the project target of 20,000 farmers for the region, but Mr Hudu Abu, the Upper West Regional Crops Officer of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA), said the figure excluded some names 2

July 23, 2017 6:53 PM Rawlings June 4 event in Wa reaction to record NPP gains -Karbo

Lawra MP Anthony Abayifaa Karbo believes the NPP's record political gains in Wa has sent shockwaves in the opposition National Democratic Congress(NDC). He believes the 38th anniversary of the NDC calendar event June 4 held in Wa is a reaction to the historic five seats won by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the December 2016 polls. "We have done it and forced 21

July 9, 2017 2:36 PM I won on merit- Karbo debunks one term MP assertion

Deputy Minister of Roads and Highways and Member of Parliament for Lawra constituency in the Upper West Region, Anthony Nyoh Abayifaa Karbo has allayed fears of him being a one term MP. He said he won last year’s polls on merit and on the strength of his message. Karbo, who polled 8,704 votes in the last election was refuting claims by some members of the opposition 8

July 8, 2017 5:36 PM 8 years is too short for NPP to finish its development agenda

Members of the NPP have been urged to work hard to ensure that the party remains in power for more than 20 years to improve the lives of Ghanaians. A National Chairman Aspirant of the party Alhaji Abdul-Rahaman Abubakari who is also the Upper West Regional Chairman of the NPP gave this advice to members of the party at Lawra on Saturday. According to him,”8 years 14

April 29, 2017 8:34 AM Minister explains ‘Planting for Food and Jobs’ policy

Mr Sulemana Alhassan, Upper West Regional Minister has begun touring paramountcies to introduce himself to traditional rulers and heads of government departments and agencies and also solicit their support and counselling to effectively administer the affairs of the region. The tour took him to Lambussie, Nandom and Lawra Paramountcies where he interacted 4