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Hon. Alhaji Limuna Mohammed Muniru
Hon. A.B.A. Fusein

The Northern Region, which occupies an area of about 70,383 square kilometres, is the largest region in Ghana in terms of land area. It shares boundaries with the Upper East and the Upper West Regions to the north, the Brong Ahafo and the Volta Regions to the south, and two neighbouring countries, the Republic of Togo to the east, and La Cote d’ Ivoire to the west.

The land is mostly low lying except in the north-eastern corner with the Gambaga escarpment and along the western corridor. The region is drained by the Black and white Volta and their tributaries, Rivers Nasia, Daka, etc.

Climate And Vegetation
The climate of the region is relatively dry, with a single rainy season that begins in May and ends in October. The amount of rainfall recorded annually varies between 750 mm and 1050 mm. The dry season starts in November and ends in March/April with maximum temperatures occurring towards the end of the dry season.


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  • HaCKed by Khanwww.anonymous-sec.org
  • TAMALE:Gender Ministry and partners launches LEAP 1000 project

    Mrs Dela Sowah, the Deputy Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, on Wednesday said countries with the lowest economic indicators report the highest rate of malnutrition, especially in children.

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  • Sagnarigu:Assembly builds complex

    The Sagnarigu District Assembly in the Northern Region has begun constructing its administration complex at the cost of GHC1.6 million.

  • TAMALE:"We will pay more attention to rice value chain" – Minister

    Mr Fiifi Kwetey, the Minister of Food and Agriculture said the government would pay more attention to the development of the rice value chain for mass production of rice to reduce its imports.

  • Hacked by Khan

    Hacked by Khan

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    Sen KHan tarafindan hacklendi ettik

    Biz tanimlanamayan hackerlar Iran vardir

    Ve bize karsh durdu herkes yok edilecek 

    bizden ders almayan aleme ders konusu olur

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    Hacked by Khan

    bu site Türk milleti adina tarafimca deface edilmi?tir

    Sen KHan tarafindan hacklendi ettik

    Biz tanimlanamayan hackerlar Iran vardir

    Ve bize karsh durdu herkes yok edilecek 

    bizden ders almayan aleme ders konusu olur

    Biz varken heckin tadi yok     

    ID:hacker.khan@xtra.co.nz

    www.anonymous-sec.org

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  • BUNKPURUGU-Y:Assembly members confirm Bunkprugu-Yunyoo DCE

    Sampoa Timothy Laari has been confirmed as the District Chief Executive for the Bunkprugu-Yunyoo district in the Northern Region.

  • DISTRICT A ELECTION :Tamale-Kukuo electoral area at a glance

    Kukuo is one of the densely populated communities in the Tamale Metro Area of the Northern Region.

  • TAMALE:Striking TTH nurses to resume work today

    Striking nurses and midwives of the Tamale Teaching Hospital are likely to resume work today, that’s according to the Northern regional branch chairman of the Nurses and Midwives association of Ghana, Musah Salifu.

  • TAMALE:NSD exercise unites two “rival” chiefs

    The fourth edition of the National Sanitation Day exercise hosted by the Northern Region succeeded in uniting two “rival” revered chiefs in the Tamale Metro area.



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