Category Archives: Local

Eastern corridor contractors in standoff with workers

Management of AG Andrade and Gutierrez Odebrecht, the two Brazilian construction firms working on Lot 6, of the North-Eastern corridor in the Northern Region have asked striking workers to call off their strike while they engage union leaders in negotiation over their salary increment issue. The workers declared a sit-down strike Wednesday after several meetings with…
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Unknown attackers abandon man in pool of blood

A 30-year-old man was, in the early hours of Thursday morning, found in a pool of blood at the School of Hygiene junction on the Tamale-Bolgatanga trunk road, reports said. The victim, Mohammed Abukari, suffered multiple machete wounds. Abukari who managed to speak to Zaa news narrated how he was found in that bloody mess.  He…
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Four districts get youth friendly centers

Categories:  Health Subheader body: Youth from four Districts in the Northern Region will no longer shy away from expressing themselves about issues pertaining to their sexual reproductive health. This is because friendly centers called Adolescent Health Corners have been set up by a nongovernmental organization, Northern Sector Action on Awareness Center (NORSAAC) in Karaga, Central Gonja,…
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Quack doctors invades Karaga district;Midwife worried

Categories:  Health Subheader body: The Midwife in the Karaga District hospital, Hajia Fati Yakubu has advised the people in the area to desist from patronizing the services of the unqualified doctors who have invaded the district.  The midwife who doubles as acting district public health officer said the activities of the quack doctors will derail the…
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