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The Municipal Chief Executive for Sagnarigu, Hon Iddrisu Mariam has advised motorist and road users to take road signs and traffic regulations serious to avoid needless accidents on the roads.

According to her, most of the carnage on our roads is as a result of negligence and carelessness from road users, adding that, respecting road signs can save more lives on the roads.

She urged the youth to wear a crash helmet and obey traffic regulations to save lives, stressing that, wearing crash helmet protect the head from injuring when an accident occurs.

Chiefs and people of Mamprusi dominated communities in the North Gonja District of the Northern Region, have declared their unflinching support for the proposed North East Region creation.

They want to be included in the yet-to-be created North East Region rather than the proposed Savannah Region.

At a media briefing in Tamale, they explained that their decision to be part of the North East Region was borne out of frustration caused by “underdevelopment, constant threats, intimidation and oppression from their neighbours.”

Mr Abdul-Aziz Mohammed, Member of Parliament for Mion Constituency in the Northern Region has presented items worth GHC90, 000.00 to the Mion District Directorate of Education to enhance teaching and learning in the area. It was also to facilitate administrative work of the District Directorate of Education to ensure that data of pupils were properly kept to help in the provision of more facilities for district.

Items presented included 15 desktop computers, two Apsonic motorbikes, 10,000 exercise books and quantities of supplementary reading books in the Dagbanli Language.