Category Archives: Local

Accident on Yendi road claims 5 lives and injures 40 others

Five people were killed after a truck with registration number 5742-C loaded with goods and passengers mostly traders, traveling from Yendi to Tamale veered off the road and landed on its side, police said. Officials said the accident occurred on Wednesday at about 8:40 pm in Wamale in the Tamale metropolis. The traders were returning…
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Late meals dangerous to your health

  A health practitioner at the Tamale Central Psychiatric Unit, Mr. Issac Bolu has revealed that the intake of solid or heavy food at night impedes digestion which is not healthy enough for a good sleep. According to Mr. Bolu, going to bed with a full stomach interrupts your sleep which has health implications, this…
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Vendors advised on food safety

  A biochemist, Mr Divine Eli-Cophie has cautioned theĀ  general public, most especially food venders, on the dangers involved in the exposure of food. The exposure of food, Mr Divine noted, can lead to the contraction of food borne diseases. He stated that the wind that blows over exposed food carries dust and some micro-organisms…
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Four dead in Walewale after canoe capsized in the White Volta

Four farmers from Wungu, a farming community in the West Mamprusi district of the northern region have been confirmed dead by the police after their canoe capsized in the White Volta. The four, the police said, were returning from their farms on Saturday, September 16/9/17 at about 10:30 a,m. The chief of Wungu reported the…
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