Bolgatanga (Ghana)

Type: City
Name: Bolgatanga (Ghana)
Country: Ghana
Latitude: 10.79
Longitude: -.85
population: 39,870
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Upper East launches road safety campaign

Bolgatanga, April 17, GNA- The Upper East Regional Office of the National Road Safety Commission has launched a pedestrian empowerment campaign to enable passengers speak up in instances of misconduct by drivers.The campaign which is under the theme: ... [Published Ghana News Agency - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

International Biomedical Laboratory Day commemorated

Bolgatangga, April 17, GNA- The Ghana Association of Biomedical Laboratory Scientists (GABMLS) has appealed to the government and the Ministry of Health (MOH) to strengthen and resource the Medical Laboratory Services to enable it play its roles effi ... [Published Ghana News Agency - 5 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Absenteeism and lateness to work reduced in Upper East

Bolgatanga, April 15, GNA - Routine unannounced visits embarked upon to Ministries and Departments by Dr Ephraim Avea Nsoh, Upper-East Regional Minister, has drastically reduced absenteeism and lateness to work by some workers in the region.Speaking to ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Ghana soliciting support from Poland to build airdromes

Ghana is soliciting support from Poland to establish airdromes in some regions to help in emergency situations, especially in the area of health, Haruna Iddrisu, the Minister of Trade and Industry, has announced.He said it was the intention of the government ... [Published Travel and Tour World - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Minister Promises to build on good works of predecessor

Bolgatanga, April 12, GNA - Dr Ephraim Avea Nsoh, Upper East Regional Minister on Friday night promised to build on the good works of his predecessor, Alhaji Limuna Mohammed-Muniru, now Northern Regional Minister.According Dr Nsoh there were empirical ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

I’ll Vote – Says Nana

The 2012 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has indicated that nothing can stop him from voting in Saturday’s National Delegates’ Conference of the party in Tamale, the Northern regional capital.In an ... [Published Daily Guide Ghana - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Government urged to revamp defunct factories in UE

Bolgatanga, April 10, GNA The National President of the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG), Mr Mohammed Adam Nashiru has rubbished government for paying lip service on creating jobs for the teaming unemployed youth in the country.He said government ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Farmers urged to advocate holistic agriculture bill

Bolgatanga, April 8, GNA - Professor David Millar, a former Pro-Vice Chancellor of the University for Development Studies (UDS), has appealed to farmers to advocate for the passage of a holistic Agriculture bill that would help to address the livestock ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Presby Health Service launches Maternal Health Project

Bolgatanga, April 7, GNA- The Presbyterian Health Service-North (PHS-N) and the Christian Blind Mission have launched a Maternal Health Social Accountability Project to be implemented in the Builsa North, Binduri and Pusiga districts of the Upper East ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Drivers Outwit Axle Weight Station

A truck going over the weighing scaleOverloading cargo truck drivers entering the Bolgatanga Municipality of the Upper East Region with goods have devised new tricks to outwit the officials of the Bolgatanga Axle Load Weighing Station and escape with ... [Published Daily Guide Ghana - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

Minister appeals for better road infrastructure

Bolgatanga, March 29, GNA - Dr Ephraim Avea Nsoh, Upper East Regional Minister, has appealed to the Ministry of Roads and Highways to support the region to get very good road infrastructure.The Minister, who made the appeal through the Ghana Road Fund ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Bolga to join international trade movement

The Bolgatanga municipality in the Upper East Region is to join an international trade movement known as the Fair Trade Town Organisation (FTTO).Local artisans, food vendors and the business community are being encouraged to form cooperatives as a way ... [Published Modern Ghana - Mar 19 2014]

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Mr Ameyibor noted that every beneficiary would be entitled to GH¢4000 worth of health services annually and "in exchange we are asking our members to contribute GH¢4.00 only or GH¢48 per year for our common good and health" he said
"I’m so looking forward to reading stories to the children and being able to see a school spring into life.”"
"My organisation has worked towards reducing poverty in northern Ghana, an area where poverty is still widespread. As part of Trade Aid's income project, we work to support small-scale producers of traditional handicrafts to improve their household incomes and to provide them with linkages to fair value chains" he stated
"It looks at the systems of unsustainability such as soil degradation, water quality decline, loss of biodiversity and increased plants diseases" he added

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Upper East launches road safety campaign [Published Ghana News Agency - 5 hours ago]
International Biomedical Laboratory Day commemo... [Published Ghana News Agency - 5 hours ago]
Lucy Quist to head Airtel Ghana [Published GhanaHomePage - Apr 16 2014]
Absenteeism and lateness to work reduced in Upp... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 15 2014]
Ghana soliciting support from Poland to build a... [Published Travel and Tour World - Apr 14 2014]
Minister Promises to build on good works of pre... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 13 2014]
Ghana Seeks Poland's Support To Build Airdromes [Published Peace FM - Apr 11 2014]
I’ll Vote – Says Nana [Published Daily Guide Ghana - Apr 11 2014]
Tax incentives to multinational companies thwar... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 10 2014]
EC Bemoans Low Turnout In District Level Electi... [Published Peace FM - Apr 10 2014]
AAG Holds Regional Policy Dialogue in Upper Eas... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 10 2014]
Government urged to revamp defunct factories in UE [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 10 2014]
Political parties urged to use trusted agents [Published Joy FM - Apr 09 2014]
Farmers urged to advocate holistic agriculture ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 08 2014]
Health Relief For Pensioners [Published Business Ghana - Apr 07 2014]
Upper East has no Regional Director of Education [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 07 2014]
Presby Health Service launches Maternal Health ... [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 07 2014]
Chiefs urged to abolish harmful cultural practices [Published Ghana News Agency - Apr 06 2014]
Winchester student prepares for life-changing t... [Published Hampshire Chronicle - Apr 05 2014]
Suspected motorbike snatcher lynched [Published Graphic Ghana - Apr 05 2014]
Liam’s African quest heats up in Leven [Published Fife Today - Apr 04 2014]
Ghana Commercial Bank sends customers to Brazil [Published VibeGhana.com - Apr 03 2014]
Andrea Birchall, of Fulston Manor School, Sitti... [Published Sittingbourne Messenger - Apr 03 2014]
Drivers Outwit Axle Weight Station [Published Daily Guide Ghana - Apr 03 2014]
Upper East NAGRAT Disgusted [Published Daily Guide Ghana - Apr 01 2014]
Kalsoume Sinare Gives Free Shoes To School Kids [Published Peace FM - Mar 31 2014]
Stakeholders suggest Road Fund increment [Published Ghana News Agency - Mar 31 2014]
Minister appeals for better road infrastructure [Published Ghana News Agency - Mar 29 2014]
Non-Redeploying of teachers cause of fallen sta... [Published Ghana News Agency - Mar 28 2014]
Foundation to train more surgeons to correct de... [Published Ghana News Agency - Mar 28 2014]
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