Two Senior High Schools in the Upper East Region have been shut down by the Regional Security Council following riots in both schools. The students are to report from home to write the ongoing WASSCE.
National Security Minister, Mr Kan Dapaah led a delegation of key stakeholders within the country’s security apparatus to tour the Upper East Region to conduct security assessments with the aim of improving counter-terrorism operations to respond adequately to the growing threats of terrorism in the sub-region. Some dignitaries that accompanied
Contrary to initial reports that there are refugees from Burkina Faso seeking asylum in the Upper East Region, Regional Minister Stephen Yakubu has debunked such reports. Initial reports making rounds on social media was that Burkina Faso nationals are seeking asylum in the region following the Coup d’etat in the
Members of the Upper East Regional Assembly are requesting at least 5% of the MPs Common Fund. They argue that they are in charge of more development projects in electoral areas and that they are entitled to a share of the Fund in order to carry out those projects successfully.