Kusasis End Samanpiid Festival With Colourful Durbar In Bawku


The chiefs and the folks of the Kusaug Common Location in the Higher East Area climaxed this year’s Samanpiid Competition with a durbar attended by the mighty and the high in previous Saturday.

Vice- Dr Mahamudu Bawumia and former John Mahama have been among the distinguished attendees who graced the celebration.

The Asantehene’s Sumankwahene, Baffour Asabre Kogyawoasu Ababio III, also led a delegation from the Asante Kingdom to witness the competition.

The 32nd Samanpiid Pageant, which showcased the loaded cultural heritage of the chiefs and men and women of the common place, was characterised by classic dancing, tunes, colourful costume and speeches.

The Samanpiid is an yearly pageant celebrated by the Kusasis in the Kusaug Standard Area in the Higher East Region to demonstrate appreciation to God for a bumper harvest.

It was initially celebrated in 1987.
This year’s competition was on the topic: “Harnessing the economic, social and cultural heritage for the enhancement of Kusaug”.

Sustenance of peace
The Vice-President expressed appreciation to the people today for the prevailing peace in the region and urged them to do the job tricky to sustain it for accelerated advancement.

He charged the Bawku Inter-Ethnic Peace Committee and other stakeholders to guarantee that Bawku “does not return to the dim days of conflict”.

“It is gratifying to be aware that Bawku is back again, and I will entreat the Inter-Ethnic Peace Committee to keep on doing the job together to encourage lasting peace in the area,” Dr Bawumia additional.

He gave an assurance that function on the Bolgatanga-Bawku stretch of the Bolgatanga-Bawku-Pulmakom highway would be accomplished by July 2020, though the part among Bawku and Pulmakom would be done by the conclude of 2020.

He, therefore, advised the individuals to be affected person, considering the fact that the authorities was producing attempts at addressing their enhancement problems.

He observed that the principal obstacle dealing with the north was poverty, underpinned by the absence of infrastructure and human useful resource, and spelled out that it was for that cause that the federal government experienced rolled out a variety of interventions, which include the totally free senior superior faculty policy in 2017, to bridge the advancement gap amongst the north and the south.

Dr Bawumia reported with enrolment in SHS going up by 69 for each cent inside of 3 yrs of the policy, the federal government acknowledged the simple fact that it had to develop much more university infrastructure to cater for the raising enrolment figures and go absent from the double-monitor procedure to a solitary monitor.

On agriculture, he explained 206,204 benefitted from the fertiliser subsidy ingredient of the Planting for Food and Jobs programme in the Upper East Location, introducing that there was also an increase in maize produce from 46,000 tonnes in 2017 to 152,000 tonnes in 2019.

On behalf of the governing administration, the Vice-President donated GH¢20,000 and 100 cartons of assorted drinks to the pageant.

He also donated GH¢10,000 to the Bawku Schooling Endowment Fund.

Conflict
The Paramount Chief of Bawku, Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II, noticed that “ever because our senseless conflict ended many years back, we have based our precedence on the therapeutic of wounds and the mending of fences in broken associations it is now time to embark on a vigorous pursuit of the financial and social development of our people”.

He counseled the federal government for the continuation of work on the Bolgatanga-Bawku-Pulmakom street, stating: “I hope it will go on unabated to its closing summary.”

Naba Azoka stated he was not all set to cede any element of his classic spot to another state and confident the federal government that the area was not part of any secessionist team and that the folks have been not interested in splitting the regular area amongst two states.

He appealed to the federal government to strengthen safety in the Bawku area, expressing: “We share widespread borders with Togo and Burkina Faso, and we could be targets of attacks.”

The Bawku Naba further more named for the generation of a new administrative district in the Bawku West space, the advancement of tree crop plantations, the construction of warehouses and the reversal of the identify of the Bawku SHS back to Azoka SHS.

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Bawku Naba Rejects Call To Join ‘Western Togoland’


Vice Dr. Bawumia shelling out homage to Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II

         

The More than-Lord of the Bawku Classic Area, Zug-Raan Bawku Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II, has rejected phone calls by some individuals to be part of the ‘Western Togoland.’

“I confess having been contacted by persons advocating for secession of parts from Ghana a variety of occasions, but I want to guarantee you that I do not buy into their wishes. It is not in the fascination of my chiefs and people to break up my traditional region among two States. It would not be sensible to settle for that,” he explained.

Zug-Raan Bawku Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II was talking through his secretary at the climax of the 32rd yearly Samanpiid held in Bawku in the Higher East Region.

While the Bawku Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II did not mention the names of the persons who arrived to him to get pieces of the Bawku Conventional Space to join a new condition, it is suspected that the people are linked to a group looking for to produce a new state (Western Togoland) out of Ghana’s territory.

Some of them had been not long ago arrested in the Upper West Area.

  Paramount Chief of Bawku Classic Area – Bawku Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II

Aside the assurance hardly ever to succumb to the wishes of the secessionists, the Paramount Chief of the Bawku Classic Place identified as on govt to equip safety personnel at Ghana’s borders with neighbouring Burkina-Faso and Republic of Togo and inside the Bawku Municipality to secure lives and homes, contemplating the insecurity exterior Ghana’s borders.

Zug-Raan Bawku Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II assured govt of the motivation of the folks of Bawku to stay on the path of improvement and leave the unpleasant earlier, adding, “ever due to the fact our senseless conflict finished some decades in the past, we have based mostly our priority on the healing of wounds and the mending of fences in damaged relationships. It is now time to embark on vigorous pursuit of financial and social development of our men and women.”

This year’s Samanpiid was under the theme, “Harnessing the economic, social and cultural heritage of our individuals for the enhancement of Kusaug”

Current at the 32nd Samanpiid competition included the Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, previous President Dramani Mahama, the Higher East Regional Minister, Tangoba Abayage, some Regional and Nationwide Executives of the Countrywide Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Celebration ( NPP).

There was also a 60 member delegation from the Asantehene, led Otumfuor’s Sumankwahene Baffour Asabre Kogyawoasu Ababio III.

Other individuals integrated Users of Parliament from the Bawku Classic Space, as nicely as the Minister of Aviation and MP for Navrongo Central, Joseph Kofi Adda.

FROM: Ebo Bruce-Quansah, Bawku

Bawku won’t be part of any secession – Bawku Naba to govt


The Paramount Chief of the Bawku, Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II has confident the authorities that despite the fact that some persons have been advocating the secession of areas of his Common location, he and his chiefs are not intrigued in splitting the common space in between two states.

He defined that these kinds of a go “will not be reasonable” stating already there have been quite a few reviews of insecurity in neighbouring Burkina Faso and the Republic of Togo.

Addressing a colourful durbar at Bawku to mark the 32nd Samanpiid of the people today of the area,on Saturday, December 28, 2019, the Bawku Naba even further appealed to the Govt to reinforce stability structures in the Bawku place,thinking about the truth that “we share common borders with Togo and Burkina Faso and we could be targets of assaults&#8221.

Requests

The Bawku Naba even so identified as for the development of a new administrative district in the Bawku West area,advancement of tree crop plantations,development of warehouses, reversal of the title of the Bawku Senior High College back to Azoka Senior Higher University.

This Naba Azoka noticed will conclude the confusion generally developed among the Bawku Senior High Specialized Faculty and the Bawku Senior Significant Faculty with regards to the allocation of resources.

Pageant

The Samanpiid Pageant is an once-a-year competition celebrated by the Kusasis in the Kusaug Classic Place in the Higher East Region of Ghana.

The competition, which is made use of to God for a bumper harvest through the farming season was 1st celebrated in 1987.

This 12 months&#8217s celebration was less than the concept: “Harnessing the economic,social and cultural heritage for the growth of Kusaug&#8221.

Amid the dignitaries who attended the durbar were tthe Vice , Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, the Higher East Minister, Ms Tangoba Abayage and some federal government officials.

Also existing was the Former President Mr John Mahama,and the Common Secretary of the Countrywide Democratic Congress, Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia.

Otumfuo&#8217s Sumankwahene, Baffour Asabre Kogyawoasu Ababio III led a delegation from the Ashanti Kingdom to grace the event.

The festival showcased the loaded cultural heritage of the chiefs and men and women of the Kusaug classic spot.

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Security beefed up at Bawku in readiness for Samanpiid Festival


Stability at in the Upper East Area has been beefed up and streamlined to make certain a tranquil climax of the Samanpiid on Saturday.

The Vice President, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, and previous President John Dramani Mahama are expected to grace the celebration.

Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Yao Tettegah, the Bawku Divisional Law enforcement Commander, in an job interview with the Ghana News Agency, reported all stability and protection arrangements had been designed to guarantee the place was protected for the celebration.

Mr. Simon Azimbe Aruk, the Head of Stability Committee for the Samanpiid Competition, explained that even though Bawku was in the news some several years again for insecurity, stakeholders like the Law enforcement, Armed forces, , opinion leaders, and civil modern society companies had labored really hard to assure peace in the place.

As a outcome of the tranquil ambiance more than the many years, socio-financial actions had been boosted and individuals had been residing peacefully with their neighbours, projecting a popular goal for local community advancement amongst other things, he said.

Mr. Aruk urged all across the place to visit Bawku and participate in the Festival, which would also welcome dignitaries from Burkina Faso, Togo and the diplomatic modern society to join the chiefs and men and women of the Traditional Region in the celebration.

The Bawku Township, on Saturday morning, was calm, with people today earning planning for the celebrations although these in the surrounding communities experienced began trooping in.

Aside from signing up for the celebration, most of them would just take advantage of the day, being a industry working day, to do brisk company.

 

Bawku-bound Metro Mass bus bursts into flames – 3news


The driver and passengers had been helpless as there was no fire extinguisher in the bus

A entirely loaded -bound Mass bus from Kumasi went up in Saturday morning at Kobore in close proximity to the White Volta in the Higher East Region, forcing the driver to pull around for passengers to be evacuated.

Thick smoke was explained to have very first emanated from the bus just after overtaking another vehicle just before it bursts into flames soon just after all the visibly shaken travellers had been evacuated from the bus.

The passengers escaped unhurt but nearly all their possessions were being burnt to ashes.

This is what was left of the bus immediately after the fire

It is unclear what could possibly have activated the fire but the driver mentioned he suspects electrical fault.

The driver, his conductor and the travellers seemed on helplessly as they waited for hearth personnel from Zebilla since there was no fire extinguisher on the bus.

Apart from the metallic components of the bus and the tyres, all other areas ended up wrecked in the inferno.

Registered GE 8303-12, the bus was just about 10 minutes to its last desired destination when the inferno swept as a result of the bus Saturday early morning.

An eyewitness Awini Abugri explained to .com that the bus overtook a car or truck he was travelling in on the street and just several metres soon after, smoke engulfed the bus forcing the driver to immediately pull about to find out what was taking place.

The smoke, he reported was detected in the motor place but they could not do just about anything to avoid hearth as there was no fireplace extinguisher.

A distress simply call was put to the Ghana Countrywide Fireplace Services at Zebilla following many tries to get fire staff from Zebilla which was nearer to the scene, was unsuccessful.

Chief of the Zebilla fire personnel, George Akanvoe instructed 3information.com that he instantly mobilized his gentlemen and moved to the scene of the incident to bring the fire less than control.

According to him, the driver told him he felt a sudden warmth underneath his seat for this reason parked to check out what the fault was only for the bus to get started burning.

The hearth officer has in the meantime suggested drivers to generally make certain they have hearth extinguishers in their cars as initial support selection.

By Simon Atubugre|3information.com|Ghana

Bawku Naba appeals to Prez Akufo-Addo to rename Bawku SHS


The Bawku Naba, Asigri Abugrago Azoka II and Nana -Addo (R)

The Bawku Naba, Asigri Abugrago Azoka II has appealed to President Nana Akufo-Addo to think about a petition for the renaming of the Bawku Senior Substantial College to keep away from the confusion with Bawku Specialized Senior Significant School.

He manufactured the attractiveness when the President paid a courtesy call on him on Tuesday as component of the his pay a visit to to the Upper East Region.

Offering his address, the Bawku Naba counseled President Akufo-Addo for the initiatives being undertaken to enhance the standard of living of the men and women of Bawku.

“We are grateful for the development of the dams in this municipality. Much more of these dams are desired in the classic spot as a way of not only producing work for our rural people but also curtailing the regular North-South migration of the ,” he said.

Touching on the political appointments from his area produced by the President, which include Deputy Ministers of State, two Ambassadors, and one Council of Point out, the Bawku Naba singled out the Main Government Officer of the Countrywide Foods and Buffer Stock Programme, Hanan Abdul Wahab, for praise, describing his appointment as an motivated a single.

“Some of these appointments have presently proven to be advancement-oriented and unifiers among the individuals of Ghana across board. Hanan Abdul Wahab has by way of a variety of projects touched the lives of citizens in this classic spot,” he said.

Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II assured President Akufo-Addo that they will keep on to operate at fostering peace within the spot.

“We are determined not to allow the catastrophe of actual physical conflict to revisit us. The prevailing peace has enabled all of us to go about our typical firms with no hindrance, and, consequently, we need your continual help to finalize the traditional peace procedure,” he stated.

The Bawku Naba included, “We are now in the middle of our farming season and we are hoping for a bumper harvest this yr, many thanks to your government’s progressive guidelines on agriculture, in particular the Planting for Meals and Work opportunities programme. Your Excellency, we respect also the Free Senior Significant University facility which we are all making the most of.”

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“Thank You For The Dams, Road Projects, Free SHS” – Bawku Naba To President Akufo-Addo


The Bawku Naba, Asigri Abugrago Azoka II, has thanked the of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa -Addo, for the jobs currently being carried out to boost the common of dwelling of the individuals of Bawku, in the Higher East Region.

Offering his handle when President Akufo-Addo compensated a courtesy get in touch with on him on Tuesday, 13th August, 2019, as part of the latter’s performing visit to the Higher East Area, the Bawku Naba said that “we are now witnessing other and dam tasks that your government is including to them at many destinations in the standard place.”

He additional explained to President Akufo-Addo that “we are grateful for the construction of the dams in this municipality. Extra of these dams are needed in the regular place as a way of not only building employment for our rural people today but also curtailing the constant North-South migration of the youth.”

Touching on the political appointments from his area created by President Akufo-Addo, which include Deputy Ministers of State, two Ambassadors, and one Council of Condition.

The Bawku Naba singled out the Main Govt Officer of the National Foodstuff and Buffer Stock Programme, Hanan Abdul Wahab, for praise, describing his appointment as an influenced a single.

“Some of these appointments have previously established to be progress-oriented and unifiers amongst the people of Ghana across board. Hanan Abdul Wahab has by numerous jobs touched the life of citizens in this classic spot,” he claimed.

He continued, “In April this yr, a crew of clinical doctors paid out a courtesy get in touch with on me and sought my blessing to undertake a professional medical screening in the overall Bawku township and left smiles on the faces of beneficiaries. He also donated an ambulance to the Muslim neighborhood, and has executed a ton of social assist to our people today due to the fact he was appointed. His attempts will need to be acknowledged. This is pretty generous of you, and we require to categorical our deepest appreciation to you, Your Excellency.”

The Bawku Naba appealed to President Akufo-Addo to look at a petition for the “renaming of the Bawku Senior Large Faculty, to prevent the confusion with Bawku Specialized Senior High Faculty, above which useful resource allocation is normally a combine up.”

Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II assured President Akufo-Addo that they will go on to work at fostering peace inside the place.

“We are identified not to enable the catastrophe of physical conflict to revisit us. The prevailing peace has enabled all of us to go about our regular organizations devoid of hindrance, and,therefore, we want your continuous assistance to finalize the common peace system,” he added.

The Bawku Naba ongoing, “We are now in the center of our farming period and we are hoping for a bumper harvest this yr, many thanks to your government’s progressive insurance policies on agriculture, specifically the Planting for Food and Work opportunities programme. Your Excellency, we value also the No cost Senior High School facility which we are all having fun with.”

Rename Bawku SHS – Bawku Naaba tells Akufo-Addo


The Paramount Chief of the Bawku Classic Region, Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II has prevailed on the , Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo to the Bawku Senior Large School.

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The ask for will come at a time government is renaming some
significant tertiary establishments in the place immediately after some profound individuals. The
move, critics say is an endeavor by the President to unduly honour personalities
inclined to the custom of the governing New Patriotic Celebration.

It has emerged that a petition was despatched by the Paramount
Main of the Bawku Standard Location to the President to rename the Bawku Senior
Substantial College in purchase to distinguish it from the Bawku Senior Significant Specialized
School also positioned in Bawku.

In an address browse on his behalf in the course of the check out of the
President to Bawku as portion of a two day operating pay a visit to to the Higher East Area,
Naaba Abugrago stated the renaming of the college will take care of recurrent combine ups
in the allocation of assets to the school which normally occure as a outcome of
the similarity in the names of the two key 2nd cycle institutions in the
Bawku Municipality.

“Your Excellency, some of the vital important challenges
pending incorporate our petition on the renaming of Bawku Senior Significant Faculty to keep away from
the confusion with Bawku Senior High Complex University which resource
allocations are generally a mix up. The officers liable can throw a lot more light-weight
in this regard when the have to have is required”.

Nevertheless it is not accurately obvious what identify has been proposed to government, data readily available to MyNewsGh.com advise the faculty might be renamed Azoka Senior Large University, a name the school very first bore when it was founded.

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The President in a reaction referred the request to the
Education Minister Mr Mathew Opoku Prempeh who was existing for subsequent
motion.

Supply:MyNewsGh.com/Stephen Zoure/2019



“Thank you for the dams, roads, free SHS” – Bawku Naba to Akufo-Addo


The Bawku Naba, Asigri Abugrago Azoka II, has thanked   -Addo for the currently being carried out to make improvements to the regular of living of the people today of Bawku, in the Upper East Area.

Delivering his deal with when President Akufo-Addo paid out a courtesy contact on him on Tuesday, 13th August, 2019, as component of the latter’s doing work stop by to the Higher East Region, the Bawku Naba stated that “we are presently witnessing other roadways and dam initiatives that your governing administration is adding to them at a variety of areas in the classic area.”

He even further told President Akufo-Addo that “we are grateful for the construction of the dams in this municipality. Additional of these dams are wanted in the standard region as a way of not only creating employment for our rural individuals but also curtailing the consistent North-South migration of the youth.”

Touching on the political appointments from his spot produced by President Akufo-Addo, which include things like Deputy Ministers of State, two Ambassadors, and one particular Council of Point out.

The Bawku Naba singled out the Main Govt Officer of the Countrywide Foods and Buffer Inventory Programme, Hanan Abdul Wahab, for praise, describing his appointment as an impressed one particular.

“Some of these appointments have by now tested to be advancement-oriented and unifiers amongst the persons of Ghana across board. Hanan Abdul Wahab has by means of different jobs touched the lives of citizens in this regular spot,” he mentioned.

He continued, “In April this 12 months, a team of health care medical doctors paid a courtesy simply call on me and sought my blessing to undertake a professional medical screening in the full Bawku township and remaining smiles on the faces of beneficiaries. He also donated an ambulance to the Muslim community, and has executed a good deal of social guidance to our people considering that he was appointed. His attempts have to have to be recognized. This is pretty generous of you, and we will need to express our deepest appreciation to you, Your Excellency.”

The Bawku Naba appealed to President Akufo-Addo to contemplate a petition for the “renaming of the Bawku Senior High College, to steer clear of the confusion with Bawku Technological Senior Significant University, in excess of which source allocation is frequently a blend up.”

Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II certain President Akufo-Addo that they will proceed to get the job done at fostering peace inside of the place.

“We are established not to let the catastrophe of physical conflict to revisit us. The prevailing peace has enabled all of us to go about our usual businesses with out hindrance, and, therefore, we will need your continuous support to finalize the regular peace method,” he included.

The Bawku Naba continued, “We are now in the center of our farming year and we are hoping for a bumper harvest this calendar year, thanks to your government’s progressive insurance policies on agriculture, in particular the Planting for Food and Work opportunities programme. Your Excellency, we value also the Free of charge Senior Superior School facility which we are all enjoying.”

 

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Madam Gbanwa picks nomination forms to contest Bawku Central primaries



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(U/E) Aug. 7, GNA – Madam Gabiana
Abugri Gbanwa, previous parliamentary applicant of the New Patriotic Get together (NPP)
for the Bawku Central Constituency has filed her to the
party’s primaries once again.

Madam Gbanwa contested the Bawku central
primaries with Mr Haruna Alhassan, four yrs back and received the primaries, but
misplaced to incumbent National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament,
Mahama Ayariga, in the 2016 basic elections.

Supporters of Madam Gbanwa introduced the
type on Wednesday at Bawku to Mr Tania Abudulia Badiemgos, the Bawku Central
Constituency for the NPP.

In a concept examine on her behalf by Mr Begura
Yawuza, she pledged to work tirelessly to convey peace and unity in the location for
enhancement.

She more promised to prioritize issues
concerning the growth of the youth since “they are the driving force of any
developmental agenda.”

Madam Gbanwa said mainly because girls and small children
have been the most susceptible in culture, she would go after programmes that would
generate a sustainable work approach to continue to keep girls in company to help their
husbands to preserve the home.

She pointed out that h2o and sanitation
had been a major priority regions to the development of the individuals of the Bawku
Central Constituency and promised to lobby with stakeholders to boost its
sustainability.

Madam Gbanwa explained she would also strengthen
the peace currently current in the party inside the constituency and named on
occasion members to see each and every other as just one men and women with a frequent intention, “since the
contest was a relatives affair and not a do or die business”.

Two other contestants, Mr Abubakar Wuni and
Ayuuba Siedu experienced also submitted to contest the primaries.

GNA


NPP Communicators warned against joining campaign to fix Bawku-Bolga road


Members of the Conversation Group of the govering New Patriotic Bash in the Higher East Area have been cautioned from becoming a member of a marketing to get authorities to and complete perform on the Bolgatanga-Bawku highway.

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A marketing campaign dubbed #FixBolgaBawkuRoadNOW emerged in the past
couple of weeks, spearheaded by an advocacy group identified as Narrative Changers with
help from the media and notable teams to mount tension on govt to
resume do the job on the significantly talked about Bolgatanga-Bawku highway.

The campaign which started out on social media is predicted to
take a greater dimension with push conferences and demonstrations subsequently.

Nevertheless, in a communique to the communication staff issued by the Higher East Communications Director of the New Patriotic Social gathering Issah Sanusi and noticed by MyNewsGh.com, users of the team had been informed that the campaign is currently being pushed by the Countrywide Democratic Congress (NDC) in buy to place undue strain on govt to resolve the road and for this reason cautioned in opposition to communicators slipping for the campaign.

“There is deliberate try by some NDC users to
bring undue strain on this Govt for the completion of Bolga-Bawku Road.
Regrettably some of our occasion faithful together with some Get together Executives and
get together communicators fell to this,” the communique said.

Though admitting that phone calls for the completion of
construction of the street are legit, the bash however thinks it is not
prudent for associates to be part of the campaign

It is respectable for us to need the completion of the Bolga
Bawku Highway but, that will have to be carried out with caution”. The statement examine in
portion

The communicators were charged to remind the general public in their
line of communication that the formal deal was signed on 6th December,
2016 a working day to the general elections by the Mahama administration and to
concern why the 2016 Spending budget was browse in November 2015 with no capturing the
Bolgatanga Bawku street.

The seen communique also indicated that a conference with the Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia by the Regional Executives of the Celebration led by its Regional Law firm Anthony Namoo revealed that governing administration had difficulties with the deal signed with the Brazilian development company Queiroz Galvao because govt believes the contract was overpriced.

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It stated “After the rationalization of the vice President it
was cleared that govt experienced challenges with the contractual arrangement. The
deal was overpriced and governing administration required to consist of it in the Synohydro
offer but was challenged with judgement financial debt, so govt proposed a down ward
evaluation of the contract which the contractor agreed but was but to arrive to the
negotiation table. So you should get take note and be conscious of the Agenda
setters”

Resource:MyNewsGh.com/Stephen Zoure/2019

PFJ registers 90,000 farmers for 2019 season in Bawku



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Jerry Azanduna, GNA

(U/E), July 7, GNA – About 90,000
have been registered by the Bawku Municipal Department of Agriculture
to participate in this year’s Planting for Foods and Jobs (PFJ) programme in the
Bawku Municipality and its environs.

About 60 enter dealers have also been
registered beneath the programme to be supervised by the Directorate to provide
farmers with government backed farm inputs including seedlings and
fertilizers.

Mr Charles Akowtigah, Bawku Municipal
Director of Agriculture, stated this around the weekend in an interview with the
Ghana Information Company (GNA) in Bawku.

He called on farmers to acquire benefit of
the rains to plant so as to escape the drought interval considering the fact that the rain patterns
were not consistent.

Mr Akowtigah reported in the situation of this
farming , farmers were being specifically intrigued in the Hybrid and the Open
Pollinated Variety seedlings (OPV), and stated that the selection of a lot of
farmers for this was as outcome of govt subsidy on these types of seeds, especially
maize. 

He stated previously the hybrid seeds charge GHȼ20.00
per kilogramme whilst the OPV went for GH
ȼ6.00 for each kilogramme and indicated
however that, with the introduction of the subsidy, the hybrid price GH
ȼ3.00 for each
kilogramme when the OPV price tag GHȼ2.00 per kilogramme.

Mr Akwotigah said federal government has stocked the
district with 4 styles of substances like Bypel, Adepa, Emar-Star and Gro
secure to battle any variety of army worm that might assault the crops in the course of the
time.

He stated the Directorate was carrying out
education for farmers and extension officers on good farming practices to
up grade their awareness and skills on farming.

The Director urged the farmers to shell out
standard visits to their farms and scout for any form of worms on their farms
and report to their extension officers for redress.

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Work on Bolga-Bawku road will resume next month-NPP Regional Chairman assures


Get the job done on the Bolgatanga- Highway would in July, this is according to the Higher East of the New Patriotic Bash (NPP) Law firm Anthony Namoo.

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In accordance to him, authorities has held fruitful talks with
the Brazilian Construction company Queiroz Galvao and the contractor is
anticipated again on internet site to resume function following thirty day period.

Perform on the street stalled few months immediately after the assumption of
the New Patriotic Occasion into business office over nonpayment. According to governing administration,
the source of funding for the venture which was awarded and commenced under the
Mahama Administration was unsustainable to execute the project.

The problem has generated disappointments amid the road
consumers and folks in the upper east region more than what they explained as deficiency to
motivation by past and the existing government to deal with the highway.

Speaking in an job interview on Yem Radio monitored by MyNewsGh.com, the NPP Regional Chairman claimed the contractor has agreed with federal government through a new source of funding to entire the task.

“The report we have been given implies that the contractor would be back on website in July [that’s next month]. Governing administration has set with them and they will be back again. The contractor has not been changed simply because it was not his fault that function stopped” he stated.

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However he could not disclose the new source of funding to
total the street do the job, he confident that function will resume subsequent month.

Resource:MyNewsGh.com/Stephen Zoure/2019



Bawku NPP Youth Vow To Resist Removal Of MCE


A youth team contacting itself, Bawku Problem Youthful members of the New Patriotic Bash (NPP) in Bawku Municipality, have named on -Addo and the national leadership of the occasion to disregard calls for the of the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of the space, Hajia Hawa Ninchema.

According to the Youth, there are unseen arms inside the celebration that are using the assembly users to oust the MCE merely for the reason that she refused to be made use of for points that would get her involved in corrupt functions.

Some assembly users have petitioned the President via the Regional Minister, in search of the removal of the MCE, on grounds of corruptions and other challenges similar to the procurement of ambulance for the people by the MP, Mahama Ayariga.

The petitioners claimed, Hon Hawa who is also below investigation by Office environment of the Exclusive Prosecutor has undertook some decisions without having the approval of customers of the assembly.

But without mentioning names the NPP Youth in a push assertion signed by 3 of their leaders which includes Seidu Issah, Ayam Abdulai and Malik Ayambila, claimed, the petition against the MCE is bogus and without having benefit whatsoever to stand the exam of legislation, introducing that, the allegations were being born out of the disappointment those people unseen fingers had unsuccessful to use the MCE to act to their whims and caprices.

The claims versus the MCE, they mentioned, are only self imaginative that lacks compound and that, “there is no iota of evidence of any relevant benefit to such accusations. They are simply just born out of sheer private vendetta, mischief and perfectly calculated plan to achieved an ill-conceived motive.”

“The fact that 1 is a subject matter of investigation does not make her guilty this is trite law and the so named petitioners must know greater. Its public information that, the MP honourable Mahama Ayariga has been charged by the specific prosecutor and standing trials in that regard or difficulty,” the NPP Youth additional.

They further indicated that these allegations versus Hon, Hawai are diversionary strategies from self-trying to get members of the ruling NPP to thwart the progress of the spot.

Hon Hawai, the youth explained has brought improvement to Bawku given that she was verified as MCE and has given that performed her motherly position in the municipality to provide all folks of political divide together.

“We are pretty grateful for her motherly job and all the developmental procedures we at present viewing in Bawku, including the various dams, street network, irrigation services and how communities are enjoying very good consuming h2o as a result of the drilling of several boreholes across the constituency under her management.”

The group explained as parochial and selfish, calls for the removal of the MCE, declaring “the NPP Youth in Bawku Central are solidly at the rear of the MCE and thus will any group or people today attempting to thwart her initiatives.

“We want to audio loud and apparent, that we will not fold our arms as youth to allow for injustice to be perpetrated on honourable Hawa Ninchema. We value her limits efforts as peacemaker and her vital purpose in sustaining the peace that, we are presently experiencing in Bawku.

“We are not able to let couple of capricious features to deny us of her providers. Heritage has clearly proven the leadership type of woman appointees in Bawku and how they have positively impacted the life of the residents. Honourable Hawa Ninchema is not an exception,” they vowed.