Category Archives: Local

Man accidentally guns down friend in Tamale

Categories:  Local Subheader body: A young man believed to be in his 20s met his untimely death at Chagli, a suburb of Tamale on Saturday after a loaded pistol he was holding accidentally went off, eyewitnesses said. The deceased was pronounced dead at the Tamale Teaching Hospital where he was rushed, reports said.  Eye witnesses said the deceased was…
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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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