The Bolgatanga Municipal is the home of the Upper East Regional capital. The Municipality forms part of the Thirteen (13) Districts and Municipals in the Region. This, of course, makes it the largest urban centre in the Region. The Municipality shares boundaries with Bongo District to the North, to the East with Nabdam District, to the South with Talensi District and to the West with Kassena Nankana East District.The Administrative capital of the Municipality is Bolgatanga.
President John Dramani Mahama on Thursday said in spite of the numerous challenges the country had encountered during his first year in office as President, he was resolute that government would fix the economy to an appreciable level.
The Past and Present Assembly Women Association (PPAWA) drawn from all the districts from the Upper East Region on Tuesday adopted some strategies to enable them win more seats during the 2014 District Assembly Election.
The Upper East Regional Monitoring and Evaluation Officer of the National Health Insurance scheme(NHIS), Mr. Timothy Iresong, is not happy that some families will only register one member with the scheme,whiles the rest of the members use that one person’s card to access health care.