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The Bunkpurugu Yunyoo District Assembly was carved out from the East Mamprusi District in 2004, through LI 1748.The district is located to the north-eastern corner of Northern Region.  It shares boundaries with Garu-Tempane district in the Upper East Region to the North and the Republic of Togo to the east.  It is bordered to the west by East Mamprusi and to the South by Gushegu and Saboba/Chereponi Districts. It is on longitude.... and latitude 0◦. The district has an estimated total land size of 1,257.1square kilometres which is 2% of the land size of northern region. Bunkpurugu,is the District capital.


 chief executive's message

Bunkpurugu – Yunyoo is a district that has the socio -economic growth of  women as one of the core of its objectives and is especially focusing on the removal of negative cultural practices that infringe on the rights of women.

Among the priorities is the district’s commitment to improving the quality of its people and has over the years devoted a lot of its resource in creating an enabling environment that will lead to food security, a well educated and healthy population.

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latest news

Officials of the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) are currently taking details of those affected by last night’s rainstorm in a number of communities in the Bunkpurugu District of the Northern Region.

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BUNKPURUGU:
One person killed in Bunkpurugu-Yonyoo

One person was reportedly killed on Saturday in Bunkpurugu-Yonyoo, an incident being linked to a chieftaincy dispute among the Bimoba clans of Jafouk and Jamong.
BUNKPURUGU:
One person killed in chieftaincy dispute

One person was reportedly killed today in Bunkpurugu-Yonyoo, an incident being linked to a chieftaincy dispute among the Bimoba clans of Jafouk and Jamong.
BUNKPURUGU :
One shot, wounded in suspected chieftaincy dispute

One person has been shot and severely wounded in a suspected chieftaincy dispute at Bunkpurugu in the Northern region.
SECURITY:
A local farmer shot dead in Bunkpurugu

A local Farmer at Bunkpurugu has been shot dead by a soldier on Friday April 24, 2015.
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