Category Archives: Local

Perennial floods at Buipe due to lack of drains

Because it lacks a drainage system, Buipe, the central Gonja district capital, suffers perennially from floods. Several flood disasters in the past destroyed a lot of properties. Residents of the community are appealing to authorities to construct gutters to prevent further disasters. They lamented the damage caused by floods and the assembly member of the…
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UNDP donates ambulance to Pinna health Centre

  The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), a non-governmental organization (NGO), has donated an ambulance to the Pinna health center in the Lambussie district of the Upper West region to help reduce maternal and infant mortality rates. Prior to the donation, residents used to transport patients and pregnant women on donkey carts, motor bikes and…
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Sankpala E/A JHS pupils exposed to danger

┬áPupils of Sankpala E/A junior high school in the Central Gonja District of the Northern Region learn under poor conditions. The structure in which they learn is in a dilapidated state and poses a danger to them. The walls of the three unit block have deep cracks and the roof has been ripped-off, making learning…
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