Tag Archives: Bolga

Family of 3 brothers killed by mortuary man, police want justice

The Families of Ameseya and Atariburo in the Yorogo community, a suburb of Bolgatanga in the Upper East Region, are appealing to the Minister of Interior and the Inspector General of Police (IGP), to set an independent committee to investigate the killing of their three brothers by a mortuary attendant and the Bolgatanga police. According to the families, On June ...

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Convert Bolga, Wa polytechnics into universities – Group

The Technical Universities Administrators Association of Ghana (TUAAG) has appealed to government to convert the Bolgatanga and Wa polytechnics into technical universities if it will succeed in the full implementation of its flagship policy of ‘One-District, One-Factory’ According to the Association, a successful implementation of the One-District, One-Factory requires huge human resource with technical and innovation background hence the urgent ...

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Talensi, Bongo, Bolga MDCE nominees confirmed

The Talensi  District Assembly has endorsed the President’s nominee, Christopher  Boatbil Someteima, as its new District Chief Executive (DCE). All the 29 assembly members voted in favour of the nominee in his second confirmation sitting. The DCE nominee for Bongo, Peter Ayimbisa Ayamga, was also confirmed with 85.18 percent of the vote. Of the 54 assembly members present, 46 voted ...

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REGSEC assures peace in Bolga chieftaincy dispute

The Upper East Regional Security Committee (REGSEC) has assured residents of the Bolgatanga municipality of peace and order following renewed chieftaincy clashes that led to the death of two persons on Saturday. The REGSEC indicated that the renewed clash was sparked at the funeral grounds of one of the two factions in the chieftaincy dispute, but added that measures have been put ...

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GWCL water rationing affecting healthcare – Bolga Hospital

Management of the Bolgatanga Regional Hospital in the Upper East Region, have disclosed that, the recent water rationing by the Ghana Water company Limited, is affecting daily operations at the facility. The facility now depends on the services of water tankers to assist its activities due to irregular supply of water from the Ghana Water Company. The situation according to ...

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Mahama campaigns in Upper East Region [Photos]

President John Dramani Mahama on Sunday commenced a three-day campaign tour of the Upper East Region ahead of the December 7 general elections. President Mahama who arrived in Bolgatanga in the evening paid a courtesy call on the Bolgatanga Traditional Council and later addressed a mini-rally at the Jubilee Park. Addressing the Bolga Traditional Council, Mr. Mahama commended the council ...

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