Bolgatanga (Ghana)

Type: City
Name: Bolgatanga (Ghana)
Country: Ghana
Latitude: 10.79
Longitude: -.85
population: 39,870
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Photostaff Abroad: "Snapping" the Children of Ghana

My month spent studying abroad in northern Ghana was most definitely a transformative experience. I came away with a new understanding of heat, an obsession with mangos and a deep love for a culture that emphasizes kindness above all else. However, it ... [Published Michigan Daily - 6 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

NYUPED Achievers’ Awards 2014 Launched

Students and Members of NYUPED at the launch. Insert (right corner) is Prince Hardi Adams, the Executive Director, presenting  an award to Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo in 2013.This year’s Northern Youth for Peace and Development (NYUPED) National Achievers’ ... [Published Daily Guide Ghana - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Bolgatanga, July 23, GNA – The Paramount Chief of Chiana Traditional Area, Pe Thomas Detungdini Ayagitam Adiali III, o...

The Chief said this at a review meeting to assess earlier pledges made by some institutions including chiefs and the religious in the Upper East Region to support women contestants in the elections.He appealed to the participants to avoid lip service ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

World Vision donates to three regions

Savelugu (N/R), July22, GNA - World Vision International, an NGO, has donated 40 medical examination beds and 94,792 books costing $ 36,300 to 13 districts in the Northern, Upper East and Upper West regions.World Vision-Canada provided the examination ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Bolgatanga NAGRAT members embark on strike

Members of the Ghana National Association of Graduate Teachers in the Upper East Regional capital, Bolgatanga, started a strike action on Monday.They claim the treasury department of the Bolgatanga Municipal Authority has refused to sign their establishment ... [Published GhanaWeb - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Sensitization Workshop on work ethics held for community health workers and midwives

A workshop to sensitize community health workers and midwives on work ethics, proper client services, and enhanced customer care, to improve maternal and child healthcare delivery at Community Health Improvement Centres (CHPS), ended over the week end ... [Published VibeGhana.com - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Bolgatanga, July 21, GNA - Mr Daniel Syme, Deputy Upper East Regional Minister, over the weekend, joined the Zamse Senio...

Bolgatanga, July 21, GNA - Mr Daniel Syme, Deputy Upper East Regional Minister, over the weekend, joined the Zamse Senior Technical School (ZAMSE TECH) in Bolgatanga in the Upper East Region for the inauguration of the school’s Police Cadet Corps.The ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Teachers’ groups threaten industrial action

Trouble is brewing on the education front as two teachers’ groups have threatened to embark on strike to back their demands for the upward adjustment of their salary and payment of entitlements owed them by the government.The National Association of Graduate ... [Published Graphic Ghana - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Investor expresses interest in Wa Airport

An unnamed investor has submitted proposals to the ministry responsible for Public Private Partnership (PPP) to develop the Wa Airstrip for use by domestic airline to serve the area.B&FT understands that discussions are currently on-going and there is ... [Published GhanaWeb - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 2 reports

Regional Validation Workshop of Baseline Survey conducted

News Date: 18th July 2014A Regional Validation Workshop of a baseline survey conducted in communities benefiting from interventions under the Water Climate and Development Project (WACDEP) in the Upper East Region, was held on Thursday in Bolgata ... [Published Business Ghana - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Bolgatanga, July 17, GNA - Mr Asher Nkegbe, Upper East Regional Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), h...

He said the creation of buffer zones was vital in natural regeneration around rivers and dams, and gave the assurance that his outfit was working in close collaboration with stakeholders in Agriculture and communities to sensitize farming communities ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Bolgatanga, July 14, GNA - The Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company Limited (BOST) has begun an expansion progr...

Bolgatanga, July 14, GNA - The Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company Limited (BOST) has begun an expansion programme on its oil storage facilities throughout the country to commence a comprehensive commercialization programme.The systems when fully ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 14 2014]

Quotes

"We wish to remind the Bolgatanga Municipal Assembly, especially the Finance Officer, that taking the actions in the manner they have done does not ensure peace in our already deplorable education in the municipality" he said
One retailer, Madam Faustina Gurusa, said, "It is sad that I do not have a single bag of cement in my shop, although the product is in high demand."
"Our region is known all over as an area of conflict, which is not good for us,” he said, adding that hardly did a week pass without a report of a clash over chieftaincy or land in the region."
The Upper East Region NPP Communication Director, Mr.Edmund Awuni, observed that "under the constitution of the party, every five constituencies in a region had the opportunity to have one person to represent them on the National Council and since the region had 15 constituencies, it was entitled to select three members to represent it on the Council"

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Photostaff Abroad: "Snapping" the Children of G... [Published Michigan Daily - 6 hours ago]
NYUPED Achievers’ Awards 2014 Launched [Published Daily Guide Ghana - 10 hours ago]
Bolgatanga, July 23, GNA – The Paramount Chief ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 23 2014]
World Vision donates to three regions [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 22 2014]
All Eyes Red: Demo Hits Mahama! [Published Daily Guide Ghana - Jul 22 2014]
Bolgatanga NAGRAT members embark on strike [Published GhanaWeb - Jul 22 2014]
Sensitization Workshop on work ethics held for ... [Published VibeGhana.com - Jul 21 2014]
Bolgatanga, July 21, GNA - Mr Daniel Syme, Depu... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 21 2014]
Teachers’ groups threaten industrial action [Published Graphic Ghana - Jul 21 2014]
Investor expresses interest in Wa Airport [Published GhanaWeb - Jul 21 2014]
Ghana Leads Africa with Highest number of Femal... [Published Mobile World - Jul 18 2014]
Regional Validation Workshop of Baseline Survey... [Published Business Ghana - Jul 18 2014]
Bolgatanga, July 18, GNA - A Regional Validatio... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 18 2014]
Bolgatanga, July 17, GNA - Mr Asher Nkegbe, Upp... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 17 2014]
Bolgatanga, July 16, GNA - Mr Sebastian Tiah, C... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 16 2014]
The Indiscipline Within The NDC Must Be Halted ... [Published GhanaWeb - Jul 15 2014]
Bolgatanga, July 14, GNA - The Bulk Oil Storage... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 14 2014]
Retirement Not A Bitter Pill [Published Spy Ghana - Jul 12 2014]
Students Fight For Sacked Minister [Published Daily Guide Ghana - Jul 12 2014]
Wearing the same dress for 28 days to help tack... [Published Third Force News - Jul 10 2014]
U/E Region students to storm Flagstaff Hse over... [Published GhanaWeb - Jul 10 2014]
Prof. Millar partners Nandom District Assembly ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 08 2014]
Child Health Service Concerns In Upper East [Published Spy Ghana - Jul 06 2014]
UE Peace Council inaugurated [Published Ghana News Agency - Jul 05 2014]
Cement shortage hits country [Published Graphic Ghana - Jul 05 2014]
Regions fete senior citizens to mark Republic Day [Published Graphic Ghana - Jul 03 2014]
Assault On Health Staff Is Against The Law … Dr... [Published Ghanaian Chronicle - Jun 30 2014]
NPP regional branches elect Council members [Published Graphic Ghana - Jun 30 2014]
Pwalugu Police Training School Upgraded [Published Ghana News Agency - Jun 25 2014]
Head Teachers Go To School [Published Peace FM - Jun 24 2014]
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