“My First Day in School”— Pusiga District DCE Welcomes Pupils

The Pusiga District Chief Executive (DCE), Hon. Abdulai Zubeiru, has led a group of Assistant Directors of Education and Circuit Supervisors on a tour of selected schools to welcome newly-admitted pupils on their first day in school. He was accompanied by the District Education Director, Mr Cosmas Yeledour. The initiative formed part of efforts to […]

Pusiga District Assembly Holds Second Ordinary Meeting of Third Session

The second ordinary meeting of the third session of the Pusiga District Assembly has taken place at Pusiga. The meeting brought together the Member of Parliament for the constituency, Assemblymen and women, Government appointees, Chiefs and Queen mother, Heads of Department, Political Party Executives, Non-Governmental Organizations and the media. In a welcome address, Hon. Isaac […]

BEWDA Trains Community-Based Anti-Violence Teams Within the Pusiga District

17-July-17 A training programme for Community-Based Anti-Violence Teams (COMBATs) within the Pusiga District has taken place at Pusiga in the Bawku Municipality of the Upper East Region. The two-day training programme aimed at enhancing the effectiveness of COMBATs in handling violence and its related cases in their communities, particularly those that are against the rights […]

APPUSA Donates 100 Dual Desks to GES at Pusiga in the U.E/R

The Association of Pusiga People in the United States of America (APPUSA) has donated 100 dual desks to the Pusiga District Education office in the Upper East Region for delivery to the Model Girls Junior High School. Mr John Assibi, a representative of APPUSA, in a brief remarks at the handing-over ceremony, said the donation […]

Pusiga District Honours Senior Citizens On Republic Day

More than 20 Senior Citizens of Pusiga District in the Upper East Region were honoured on Republic Day, July 1, for their immeasurable services to the District. In a speech, Hon. Abdulai Zubeiru, District Chief Executive (DCE), noted with concern the difficulties that many pensioners encountered in accessing their pensions and the paltry sum of […]

BECE Ends In Pusiga, No Examination Malpractice Recorded

The Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) which started on Monday, June 5, has ended successfully without any occurrence of examination malpractices in the Pusiga District of the Upper East Region. The Pusiga District Education Service deployed security personnel and well-trained invigilators to ensure that candidates wrote the examination in a secured and cheating-free environment. There […]

Frown on All Forms of Examination Malpractices—Pusiga DCE Urges BECE Candidates

The District Chief Executive for Pusiga, Mr Abdulai Zubeiru, has advised candidates writing this year’s June 2017 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) to be mindful of all examination rules and regulations, and frown on all forms of examination malpractices. Mr Zubeiru, therefore, encouraged all candidates to go into the examination halls with a clear conscience […]

Ghana & Togo Partner To Eliminate Female Genital Mutilation

An Excisors Reconversion Seminar on the practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) has taken place at at Pusiga in the Upper East Region. FGM, also known as female genital cutting and female circumcision, is the ritual of cutting or removal of some or all of the external female genitalia. The practice is found in Africa, […]

Pusiga District Chief Executive Nominee Gets 100 Percent Endorsement

Mr Zubeiru Abdulai, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s nominee for the position of District Chief Executive (DCE) for the Pusiga District, has been endorsed with an overwhelming 100 per cent “yes” vote. Mr Abdulai has since been sworn into office as DCE for the Pusiga District. Mr Rockson Bukari, in a short address at the […]

GNHR Trains Community Focal Persons on Data Collection

A Data Collection Training Workshop for Community Focal Persons (CFPs) has taken place at Pusiga in the Pusiga District of the Upper East Region. The workshop, which had participants drawn from more than 75 communities in the Bawku Municipality and the Garu, and Pusiga Districts, was organized by the Ghana National Household Registry (GNHR). Participants […]