A total of 24 communities in the Bongo District of the Upper East region of Ghana are being hooked onto the national electricity grid under the rural electrification project. 10 benefited under Phase I while an additional 14 have been rolled onto the Phase II.
More than 10 communities in the Bongo District of the Upper East Region of Ghana will from December, 2014 start enjoying potable treated water under the Small Town Water Supply System (STWSS) project. These will include communities in and around Zorkor and Bongo-Soe.
Three Senior High/Technical Schools in the Bongo District of the Upper East Region together presented a total of 696 candidates for this year’s West Africa Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination [WASSCE].
The Bongo district is appealing to government to absorb the three community senior high schools established by the people themselves into the main educational stream in order to provide the needed assistance for the growth of the schools.