Author: Radio Mak

The Education Directorate in Wa West has inaugurated a thirteen-member Disciplinary Committee (DC) to check infractions in respect of the code of ethics of the Ghana Education Service (GES). Speaking at the inauguration of the DC, the Wa West District Director of Education and Vice Chairman of the Conference of Directors of Education (CODE) in Ghana, Mr. Amatus D. Tug-uu, said the choice of the committee members was painstakingly done with due consideration of their pedigree and commitment to discipline at their various work places. Mr. Tug-uu, tasked the Committee members to ensure fairness in the application of rules and…

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The Wa West District Education Directorate has inaugurated its District School Management Committee (D-SMC) as part of measures to improve education standards in the district. The move also satisfies the long-standing gap within the Directorate, as it is required of every Education Directorate to have a functional District School Management Committee. The Provost of the Wa West District Education Directorate, Mr. Amatus D. Tug-uu in his speech to members of the Committee bemoaned the falling standards of education in the district, indicating it is a major reason necessitating the formation of the D-SMC. Reminding members of their responsibilities, Mr. Tug-uu…

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The Ghana Police Service has commenced investigations into the alleged murder of Mr. Eric Johnson, the Chief Executive Officer of the Royal Cosy Hills Hotel and Resort, popularly known as Jirapa Dubai located in Jirapa, Upper West Region. This follows multiple reports early Sunday morning about the demise of the businessman from Jirapa. The Police in a statement on Facebook said a high-powered delegation led by the Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has been deployed to the Upper West region to lead the investigations. “One person has since been detained to assist with the investigation”, the post further…

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The Member of Parliament (MP) for the Wa West Constituency, Supt. (rtd.) Peter Toobu Lanchene, has provided funding to start the construction of a medical ward to accommodate children on admission at the Dorimon Health Centre. Having initiated the entire process by first financing the laying of blocks for the project, the Hon MP has again given an amount of five thousand cedis (GHC 5,000.00) to the community to begin the building of the Children’s Ward. Donating the money on behalf of the MP, the Wa West Constituency Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr. Mathew Vaari indicated that…

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The Member of Parliament (MP) for the Wa East Constituency, Dr. Godfred Seidu Jasew has solely funded the construction and rehabilitation of two boreholes for the people of Bulenga and Tafali, both in the Wa East District. The newly constructed borehole in Bulenga was delivered following a request by the residents three months ago. For the Tafali community, the lawmaker was notified of the community borehole which had been damaged and not used for the past three years. The MP, thus, came to their aid by repairing the broken borehole with an amount of Five Thousand Ghana Cedis. The commissioning of…

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The honorable MP for Sissala West Hon.Mohammed Adam Sukparu Commissioned Two ultra-modern mechanized boreholes in Gwollu. Hi On the 17th of January, 2024 the Sissala West legislator commissions two mechanized boreholes in Gwollu. One in Wuljua and the other in Nadabelle. One of the major challenges facing Gwollu is inadequate portable water which affects their livelihood as a community.The chief and elders cum the youth made a special request to the MP to intervene in that regards. “As a listening MP,I made frantic efforts and got the two mechanized boreholes with overhead poly tanks to conserve water and help remedy…

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It’s not surprising to see the relationship between the young Upper West Regional Minister and the committed, loyal and trusted Bipuah Mohammed grow from friendship to family.I think this is how politicians should do and at times emulate what Dr. Bin Salih Hafiz has done to a young guy from Nabulo to achieving his aim.Building relationships is something we should all inculcate in our lives and make sure we do it to the best of our ability.I have known Mohammed Bipuah for a very long time and has always seen hard work and commitment in him towards anything he does…

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The Upper West Regional Minister, Dr. Hafiz Bin Salih has expressed optimism that the next president of the Republic of Ghana will be Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia. He is, thus, appealing to the people of the region to be part of the ensuing victory by voting massively for the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) 2024 Presidential Candidate. According to the Minister, the fortunes of Ghana can only get better if the Vice President is elected to succeed President Akufo-Addo. He therefore admonished Ghanaians not to make a mistake by not voting for Dr. Bawumia and the NPP in the upcoming…

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The Youth Employment Agency has started the implementation of the Business and Employment Assistance Programme (BEAP) aimed at helping employers to re-hire laid-off employees, hire new employees, and connect with the YEA Job Centre job applicants looking for work experience and job opportunities. At a press conference in Wa today January 10, 2024, the Public Relations Officer of the Agency, Mr. Awal Mohammed, indicated that the BEAP will offer an opportunity to employers by providing up to GHC500 support monthly to businesses per employee. This he said will help reduce the salary burden on employers since Ghana is still recovering…

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The Upper West Regional organizer of the New Patriotic Party Mr Alaska Kanton has donated eight thousand Ghana Cedis (Ghc 8,000.00) to the regional Npp communicators in a bid to enhance their operations ahead of the 2024 general elections. The said amount is meant to be distributed internally across the region to NPP communicators. According to Mr Alaska Kanton, after a very careful observation with the regional communication bureau coupled with their constant complaints and lamentation of the party’s inability to support them financially especially from people who have benefited directly from NPP government but chose to neglect the regional…

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