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-Timpani 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.

 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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There are only 27 teachers in the Yunyoo circuit, teaching in the 23 schools in the area, which hampers the delivery of quality education.

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senior citizensBUNKPURUGU:
Senior citizens want assembly to tap their experience

Senior citizens resident in the Bunkpurugu/Yunyoo district have urged the assembly to consider in tapping the diversified and rich experiences they have gathered over the years to help in facilitating the development of the area.
Lom Fm/Farm Radio International gives farmers radio sets

A local based Radio station, Lom Fm in the Bunkpurugu/Yunyoo district has taken delivery of four (4) Multi Band Radio sets and have distributed them to its listener groups in Jilik and Naniik communities.
Symbol of unityBUNKPURUGU/Y:
Bimobas, Kokombas reconcile after decades of feud

The Bimobas and the Kokombas have put their age long differences aside and reconciled to live in peace and unity for the forward move of the area.
Actual works begin on Namong SHS project

Alhaji A.B.A Fuseini, Deputy Northern Regional Minister has cut the sod for construction works on the Namong Senior High School in the Bunkpurugu/Yunyoo District, which is part of governments first batch of the fifty model schools under the new 200 community SHS across the country.
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