Category Archives: Local


As we welcome 2017, Zaa radio wants to use the occasion to wish its loyal listeners and readers of its newssite a Happy New Year. In addition, the station graciously thanks them for making it number  one in the northern region. It is the station's firm conviction that its loyal listeners and readers are an integral part…
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Media owners sign post-election peace commitment

Owners, directors, managers, heads of programs and news editors as well as media practitioners in the northern have signed a post-election commitment to use their medium to ensure peace during the transitional period in Ghana. The owners signed the commitment at a day meeting organised by the West Africa Network for Peace Building  (WANEP) and…
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Assemblyman escapes police arrest despite handcuffs still slapped around his wrists

An assemblyman arrested by authorities over the distribution of toll revenue, has reportedly escaped from police custody with handcuffs still wrapped around his wrists. The local lawmaker, Mr. Abubakari Mohammed who represents the Dalun electoral area in the Kumbungu district of the northern region, was arrested on complaints lodged with the police by some youth…
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Adopt India government’s farmer support system; peasant farmers to incoming government

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has called on the incoming New Patriotic Party (NPP) government to adopt an Indian government’s example in the agricultural sector, where all peasant farmers have registered with one particular bank which provides them financial support. According to the association, The National Bank for Agricultural and Rural Development (NABARD)…
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