News

Aug 30, 2018, 3:20 AM
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) engaged the Northern Development Authority (NDA) to inform the new leadership of the Authority about its latest Human Development Report on Northern Ghana, and to seek support for the launch and dissemination of the report. Ms. Gita Honwana Welch, the UNDP Country Director who led the team for the courtesy call, underscored the importance of the Northern Ghana Human Development Report. She indicated that, just like previous human development reports produced by UNDP for the nation, Western Region and other districts of Ghana, the current report provides baseline information on areas requiring development attention in the North.
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
Apr 19, 2017, 8:41 AM
SADA with support from UNDP’s Inclusive Growth Cluster organized a two-day workshop for representatives of seven out of the thirteen MMDAs in the Upper East Region from 11th-12th April 2017 at the Akayete Hotel in Bolgatanga. The purpose of the workshop was to explore how District Assemblies should prioritize and localize their District Medium Term Development Goals and targets (2017-2020) and align same with the SDGs and the SADA Zone Master plan. The workshop was also to stimulate cross-sectoral collaboration and cross-district planning to break silos and foster integrated planning in the zone.
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 15, 2016, 4:34 PM
His Excellency, President John Dramani Mahama has commended the Board and Management of the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA) for re-positioning the Authority for effective implementation of its mandate. He was particularly impressed with the strong accountability and management systems; fundamental studies and Masterplans being conducted to facilitate transformational development.
Oct 12, 2016, 10:16 AM
Taha is a peri-urban community in the Sagnarigu District of the Northern Region of Ghana. The community has one Primary school and a Junior High School (JHS).
Sep 8, 2016, 3:14 PM
A multi stakeholder consultation is ongoing on the SADA Master Planning Exercise to review and validate proposed plans.