Central Gonja town hall meeting held at Buipe

The Central Gonja District Assembly has in collaboration with the Information Service Department of the Ministry of Information held its 2017 maiden town hall meeting at the District Capital, Buipe. The town hall... Read more »

Gov’t to disband Witches camps in Northern region

The Minister for Gender Children and Social Protection, Hon. Otiko Afisah Djaba has hinted of plans by her ministry to reintegrate alleged witches at the Gamabaga Witches Camp in the East Mumprusi... Read more »

Sagnarigu flood victims to receive cash from Emergency LEAP

The Ministry of Gender Children and Social Protection has introduced an Emergency Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (E-LEAP) to support victims of disasters who have lost properties worth thousands of cedis. The sector... Read more »

Hajj Updates: “Ghanaian Pilgrims in Makkah full of Praise for the gov’t and Hajj Board” – Hajj Board PRO

Airlifting of pilgrims from Tamale to Madina started on Friday the 11th of August 2017. This was as a result of delay in the airline which was supposed to start airlifting on... Read more »

Child Marriage is “Haram” – Gender Minister

The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Hon. Otiko Afisah Djaba has described the practice of Child Marriage as ‘Haram’. Haram is anything that is forbidden by Islamic law. The Gender... Read more »

Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko Chairs Alhaji Aliu Mahama Anniversary Committee

The founder of Danquah Institute, Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko is chairing the 13-member 5thAnniversary Planning Committee of the late Vice President, Alhaji Aliu Mahama. This year marks exactly 5 years of the demise... Read more »

Curfew on Bimbilla Township reviewed

The Ministry of the Interior has renewed the curfew hours on Bimbilla Township from 8:00pm to 4:00am effective yesterday Monday, August 14. The review was upon the advice of the Northern Regional... Read more »

Hajj flights continue unabated in Tamale

The 4th batch of 506 pilgrims will on Sunday evening be airlifted to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia after the 3rd batch left this morning. This year’s Hajj started with the failure... Read more »

First Batch of Hajj Pilgrims still in Tamale, set to fly at 3:00pm

The first batch of pilgrims on this year’s Hajj are still at the Tamale Hajj Village waiting to be airlifted to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia directly from the Tamale International Airport... Read more »

‘It will be great to rename Tamale Stadium after my father’ – Farouk Aliu Mahama

Son of former Vice President Alhaji Aliu Mahama has said it will be an honour to the family if the Tamale Sports Stadium is named after his father. Farouk Aliu Mahama, observed... Read more »