Some Traders in Yagba Market the District Capital of Mamprugu Moagduri in the North East Region have raised concerns over the perennial flooding of their market, shops, homes, and parts of their community. According to them the perennial flooding of their market is due to the abandonment of road project and the construction of
The Paramount Chief of Kong Traditional Area in the Savannah Region, Kongwura Adamu Seidu Jinkurige I, has pledged to modernize his traditional area to attract investors and tourists. As part of steps to achieve his vision, he has invited fthe Catholic Church to build a church in his traditional area. Kongwura made the request
The Overlord of Gonja Kingdom Yagbonwura, Tuntumba Prof. Sulemana Boresa (I) has said gonjaland remains a peaceful place for investment despite the lynching of a 90-year-old woman at Kafaba in the East Gonja Municipality some time ago. He said this barbaric act is not the best that has happened in the Gonja kingdom and therefore
Residents of Kunkua- Jadima communities along Yagaba in the Mamprugu Moagduri District of North East Region have threatened to boycott December 7 elections if government fails to fix their road and bridge culvert. They said the government’s refusal to fix their road, which has been abandoned for four years now, is hampering development. An abandoned
Green Gold Farms Ghana (GGF) has broken ground for the cultivation of soya beans on its 40,000-acre farm in Sakpei, a community in the Mion District of the Northern Region. The project is valued at US$ 20 million and is said to be one of the biggest in the region. The project is
CITIES permit for Sale: Government and F C to salvage lying logs as loggers already harvesting fresh rosewood in the Savannah and Upper East Region.
It has been alleged that the government is seeking a court order for Permit Holders, Contractors in the rosewood business to collect and salvage dry lying logs that were abandoned during a ban on illegal rosewood logging and transportation on March 11, 2019, by the Minister for Lands and Natural resources. Even before that alleged
NGO blames Traditional Authorities, MMDAs and Youth in Gonjaland for promoting illegal charcoal burning.
The Programme Coordinator of Jaksally Development Organization based in Bole in the Savannah Region Mr. Seidu Jeremiah has raised concerns over the failure of the Traditional Authorities in Gonjaland in their bid to the fight against commercial charcoal burning in the area. He said the continuous disregard by the chiefs to enforce the bans which
Jaksally facilitated VSLAs Contributes to Bole Districts Assemblies’ Medium Term Development Plan, Achieving SDGs – Jeremiah
The Programme Coordinator of Jaksally Development Organization Mr. Seidu Jeremiah has touted the impacts and contributions of Village Savings and Loans (VSLAs) on the lives of many people in Bole district especially women groups and therefore urged the leadership of Bole district assembly, financial institutions within the area to support the course. He said the
Disclose how much revenue generated through illegal wood logging – NGO inquires MMDAs, Traditional Rulers, and Tribal youth groups
The Program Coordinator of Jaksally Development Organization in the Savannah Region Mr. Seidu Jeremiah has alleged that the recent illegal logging of rosewood and other tree species in the Savanna Ecological Zone was perpetrated by some government officials at the local levels. He alleged that some Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies, assembly members, which fall
22 people have been arrested in Tumu in the Sissala West and East Districts of the Upper West Region by joint security personnel for various offences in the forest reserves. Their arrest is in connection with unlawful entry, illegal farming, cattle ranching, illegal logging, and many other illegal activities going on the forest reserves along