The Upper West Region has gotten five new doctors posted to the region, the deficit of doctors in the region has been an issue for the past decade due to the ill perception some health workers have about the region, some believe its a deprived area which lacks lots of logistics and social amenities, other believe there is no electricity in the Region.
The Doctors were accompanied by the Regional Director of Health Mr. Damien Punyuyire to meet the Upper West Regional Minister, Dr. Hafiz Bin Salih at the Regional Coordinating Council. Upper West Can Boast of Several Medical Experts including Dr. Gyedare, Dr. Banabas Gandao, Dr. Sebastian Sandaare, Dr. Yussif Musawr, Dr. Thadeus Ankong.
Statement from the RCC
"The management of Tungsung Radio paid visit to me in my office. They congratulated me on my appointment as Regional Minister and pledged to support me succeed. On my part, I indicated that I shall operate an open door system that will strive to accommodate all and sundry. I urged them to be fair to everyone irrespective of the person's political preferences. The delegation was led by Hon Alhaji Abass, Board Chairman of Tungsung Radio Station.".