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Northern regional executives of NDP defect to NDC

Executives of the National Democratic Party in northern region have defected to join the ruling National Democratic Congress.The executives say they have taken the decision at this crucial moment to abandon the NDP because they were misled to join the NDP which they accused of destroying the electoral fortunes of the NDC in this year’s…
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Stigmatization against PLHIV scares men from testing HIV

In spite of the numerous interventions by stakeholders in the HIV response to minimize the prevalence of stigmatization in the northern region, the situation not ending.The People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) are still traveling long distances to access the Anti-Retroviral therapy (ART) and the vice visa even though centers have been established in almost all…
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Cerebro-Spinal Meningitis vaccination campaign launched in the northern region

A total of 1469 technical staff from the northern regional Health directorate has been dispatched to undertake this year’s mass vaccination exercise against Meningitis commonly known Cerebro-Spinal Meningitis (CSM) beginning from 9th to 18th October 2012.  About 1,771,450 people ranging from the ages 1 to 29 in the northern region are expected to be vaccinated.…
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Okyere: The eyes of Africa are on us

“This is what we came for, to make history,” said exultant Ghana captain Priscilla Okyere, speaking after her side had pulled off the shock of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Azerbaijan 2012 by beating tournament favourites Japan 1-0 in Friday’s quarter-finals. “And we’ve made it,” continued the midfielder. “We’ve made history but we want…
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