Bawku Municipality with its Administrative capital at Bawku is one of the thirteen (13) districts and municipalities in the Upper East Region of Ghana. It is located approximately between latitudes 11o 111 and 100 401 North and longitude 0o 181w and 0o 61 E in the north-eastern corner of the region. The Municipality share boundaries with Pusiga District to the North, Binduri District to the South, Garu-Tempane District to the East and to the West with Bawku West.
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Bawku municipality is one of the eight districts and municipalities in the Upper East Region of Ghana and has 14 interesting towns. The vegetation is mainly of the Sohel Savanna type consisting of open Savannah with fire swept grassland separating deciduous trees among which may be seen a few broad-leaved and fire-leached tree species.
There are very attractive physical and cultural landscapes worth developing into tourist centres. These include the Kulungungu bombsite,this is where the first President of Ghan ... more »
Police in Bawku however say the shooting incidents are not linked to the protracted conflicts in the area.
BAWKU: Assembly Members want ban on Motorbike lifted Assembly members serving in the Bawku Municipal Assembly have called on the security agencies to consider lifting the ban on motorbikes on Bawku and its environs, because of the harm and hardships of the ban on the residents.
BAWKU: A people’s determination to embrace peace For a very long time the people of Bawku have suffered the consequences of conflict - criminal murders, deprivation, restrictions, orders from security personnel, poverty and its associated misery.
BAWKU: Gov’t will bring development – Minister Alhaji Limuna Mohammed-Muniru, Upper East Regional Minister, has given the assurance that Government was determined to mobilize resources and provide the necessary leadership to ensure sustainable development.