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RAP Census Socio-economic and livelihood survey stakeholder engagement on the Bawku bypass

The Bolgatanga-Bawku-Pulmakom road project is being developed to improve the road conditions in the Northern corridor of Ghana. Its rehabilitation is designed to help increase road safety, trade and stimulate economic and social development as well as integrate the Upper East region and the Northern regions of Ghana. The project include the construction of a bypass at Bawku which will […]

Bawku Municipal Assembly holds its first Ordinary meeting of the Second session of the eighth Assembly

Bawku Municipal Assembly held its first ordinary meeting of the Second session of the eighth Assembly on 28th April, 2021 at the Municipal Conference hall. It was well attended by various stakeholders including Heads of decentralized and non-decentralized departments, Heads of Security Agencies, Zonal Councilors etc. In her address to the House, the Municipal Chief Executive gave a gist of […]

The Office of the Bawku Municipal Assembly conducts Performance Review meeting of the Medium Term Development Plan 2018-2021

It is established in Section 82 (1) of the Local Governance Act, 2016 (Act, 936), that District Assemblies are the Planning Authorities of the various Districts in Ghana. As the planning authority of the Municipality, Bawku Municipal Assembly has been preparing Medium Term Development Plans (MTDPs) for the Municipality. The 2018-2021 MTDP was the sixth in the series. The National […]


On 13th March, 2020, the first two cases of COVID-19 were reported and confirmed in Ghana. Subsequently, the Minister of Information informed Ghanaians that the number of COVID-19 cases had risen to six and also issued several guidelines for entry into the country and how to prevent it. A number of interventions were introduced to prevent the spread of the […]

Report on the third Ordinary meeting of General Assembly of the Bawku Municipal Assembly held on 17th December, 2020 at the Municipal Conference Hall.

The third Ordinary meeting of the Bawku Municipal Assembly was held on the 17th of December, 2020 at the Municipal Conference Hall. In her address to the Assembly, the Municipal Chief Executive extended her warmest appreciation to Honorable Members for the support towards the development of the Municipality. She commended the Security agencies and the Bawku Inter-Ethnic Peace Council for […]

Report on the 36th National Farmers’ Day of Bawku Municipality held on 6th November, 2020 at Buabula

The 36th Edition of the National Farmers’ Day for the Bawku Municipality was held on the 6th of November, 2020 at Buabula. The National Farmers’ Celebration affords the opportunity, as a nation, to recognize and appreciate our farmers for their contributions. The theme for this year’s celebration was “Ensuring Agribusiness Development under COVID-19–Opportunities and Challenges. In her address to the […]

Digitization of Property Rate Collection for Bawku Municipal Assembly

On the 6th of October, 2020, GIZ trained the Management of the Office of the Bawku Municipal Assembly on the District Local Revenue Collection software, a software  which seeks to digitize the collection of Property rate collection. Due to efforts of the Office of the Bawku Municipal Assembly in street naming and property addressing system, GIZ partnered with the Assembly […]

2020 Composite Budget Hearing of Bawku Municipal Assembly

Pursuant to Regulation 17(3) of the Public Financial Management Regulations, 2019, LI 2378, the Upper East Regional Coordinating Council organized Public Hearings on the 2021-2024 Composite Budget of Municipal/District Assemblies in the Region from the 5th to 12th of October, 2020. Municipal/District Assemblies on the eastern corridor of the Region held its Composite Budget Hearings on the 5th of October, […]

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