Zabzugu residents worried over illegal chain saw operations in the area

Residents of Zabzugu are threatening to take the laws into their own hands following what they describe as lackadaisical attitude by security agencies and the local authorities in clamping down on illegal chain saw operators in the area. according to them, illegal chain saw operations in the area are affecting their natural vegetation and expressed…
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Young people must be creative in their thinking

The African field representative for Stephen Luis Foundation, Dr Sulemana¬† Abdulai is urging young people inspiring to leadership position to be creative in their thinking in order to become responsible future leaders.¬† He said leaders in Ghana must adopt what he called inclusive style instead of excusive way of leadership which is creeping into Ghana…
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Maternal motility still high in the northern region

Statistics from the Northern regional directorate of the Ghana Health Service indicates that maternal deaths in the region are on the increase. Out of 70 maternal deaths recorded between January to July this year, 65 were institutional one, 5 being community deaths. The statistics further revealed that between January and May this year, the region…
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Confronting Our Demons; It is about Time.

Almost forty-five years ago, an event occurred in Yendi and left an indelible mark on me, an impressionable skinny, gap-toothed pre-teen; it was a gray, dull morning and the harmattan had thrown a cordon over the small sleepy town. Like other startled residents, I was jostled out of bed by the rapid sound of gunfire.…
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