AN ADDRESS DELIVERED BY DR. ABDUL-MAJEED HARUNA, THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE NORTHERN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ON THE OCCASSION OF THE COMMISSIONING OF THE NORTHERN OFFICE OF THE SHEA UNIT OF THE GHANA COCOBOD, THURSDAY, 9TH AUGUST 2018
Aug 22, 2018, 3:07 AM
His Excellency, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the President of the Republic of Ghana, amongst several other innovative initiatives, created the Northern Development Authority Act 963, 2017. It’s mandate among other things, is to provide a framework for the accelerated economic and social development of the three administrative regions of the Northern, Upper East and Upper West regions. This is in fulfilment of the NPP’s 2016 Campaign manifesto promise to replace SADA with the Northern Development Authority and create two other development Authorities for the middle and coastal belt to spur rapid economic development across the country.
Nov 24, 2017, 9:57 AM
In order to create an enabling environment for all-year round commercial agriculture to thrive successfully in the Northern Savannah Ecological Zone (NSEZ), the key role position to be played by irrigation has been given great prominence in the Agricultural Master Plan for the Zone prepared by the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA),noted its Chief Executive Officer ,Charles Abugri
SADA facilitates district level consulations on the selection of one district, one factory in the Krachi East District.
Aug 2, 2017, 10:29 AM
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) during the 2016 elections promised in its manifesto among many other things, the establishment of One District, One Factory if elected to form the next government. True to their word, the NPP-Led Government upon assuming office, established the Ministry of Special Development Initiatives (SDI) to roll out the One District One Factory in fulfilment of its agenda to spur district level industrialization, create jobs and wealth at the local level.
JOINT DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL SECTOR STAKEHOLDERS FORUM ON THE FALL ARMY WORM HELD IN THE UPPER WEST REGION
Jun 5, 2017, 2:31 PM
A two(2) day stakeholder forum organized by the Northern Sector Agriculture Investment Coordination Unit (NSAICU) and co-facilitated by the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA) was held across 2 district ( Jirapa and Wa) in the Upper West Region on the 31st of May and the 1st of June 2017 respectively.. The forum was organized to sensitize participants on the invasion of the Fall Army Worm (FAW) and how to control it.
May 23, 2017, 10:39 AM
The Minister for Social Development Initiatives and Member of Parliament for Awutu Senya East Constituency, Hon. Mavis Hawa Koomson conducted a three-day familiarization visit to the Northern Savannah Ecological Zone. The Minister was accompanied by her staff and the Project Implementation team of the office of the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana.
Transforming Lives through a SADA facilitated PPP Agriculture Model in Yagaba. The life stories of Nafisah Azundow and Abiru Adam
May 11, 2017, 9:42 AM
Nafisah Azundow, 35, is a native of Yagaba community in the Mamprugu Maogduri district located in the Northern Region of Ghana. She is married with 5 children and farm as a peasant to cate for her family’s livelihood. Nafisah used to cultivate maize on 1ha land each year while helping her husband on their family land. This was barely for survival.
South African High Commissioner to Ghana Tours Northern Savannah Ecological Zone (NSEZ) to Explore Investment Opportunities
Apr 12, 2017, 11:36 PM
The South African High commissioner to Ghana, Her Excellency Ms. Lulama Xingwana, visited the zone from Thursday 9th March 2017 to Friday 10th March 2017 at the invitation of SADA and the Northern Regional Coordinating Council (NRCC). The purpose of the tour was the exploration of investment opportunities in the zone that might be of interest to South African Investors. H.E Xingwana focused on opportunities in the following sectors; Agriculture and Agribusiness, Energy, Transportation, and Tourism and Culture.
Feb 17, 2017, 2:14 PM
Until recently, the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA) was an infamous spectacle of how bad management of public institutions can cost a nation and the citizenry... Fortunately, however, the institution has reformed itself over the past two years much to the admiration of its partners.
Dec 7, 2016, 10:21 AM
Eni Ghana and the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA) today signed a cooperation agreement for the joint evaluation of development opportunities in the renewable energy sector, and particularly assess the