Category Archives: Local

Water bodies under threat in Kumbungu district

Water bodies in the Kumbungu District are under serious threats following excessive sand winning in the area. The banks of the White Volta basin have been the target of sand winning activities and the surrounding natural vegetation has been affected beyond imagination. The thick forest cover now belongs to history. Sand winning activities have been…
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Fake soldier arrested in Tamale

A 34-years-old native of Bawku in the Upper East region, Mr. Issah Mubarak has been arrested by the northern regional police command for parading himself as a soldier. Authorities said Mr. Mubarak was arrested in his house at Dungu on Tuesday morning. During a search of the suspect's house, police said they found a set…
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Mothers Urged To Embrace Breast Feeding Wholeheartedly

  By Lillian D. Walter Madam Ernestina Ziem, a nutritionist at the Tamale Teaching Hospital Pediatric unit has encouraged women, especially mothers, to practice exclusive breastfeeding. Speaking to Zaa News, Madam Ziem stated that exclusive breastfeeding is very essential for the health and growth of both the baby and the mother in as it protects…
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A Call To End Child Marriage

By Lillian D. Walter According to a UN report, there are 1.1 billion girls in the world, and every one of them deserves equal opportunities for a better future. They are a source of energy, power and creativity. They can drive change and help build a better future for all. Yet, most girls face disadvantage…
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