Category Archives: Society

Yani Gushei Naa Prof Abubakar Al-Hassan laid to rest

The Yani Gushei Naa, Professor Abubakar Al-Hassan, who died on November 23rd at the Tamale Teaching Hospital at age 74, after a short illness, has been buried. Naa Al-Hassan was born in Gumbihini, a suburb of Tamale in 1942 during the Second World war. He was a member of the 1990-1992 consultative assembly that drew…
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Tamale rehabilitation center for the disabled beg for support

The Tamale Rehabilitation Centre, under the auspices of the Department of Social Welfare has called on government and benevolent organizations to come to its aid. Established in July 1962, the center's goal was to give vocational training to disabled persons in the northern region. Currently it has 25 trainees. It made the call during a visit…
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Tamale metro police commander says Sakawa issue is a delicate one

The Tamale metropolitan police commander, DSP Wisdom Lavoe has admitted that, fighting the activities of Internet fraud popularly called Sakawa in the metropolis has been a delicate one. He said the police are trying to unravel the methodology and modus operandi of Sakawa boys in Tamale since its emergence some three years ago. The criminal…
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