Sissala West District

The Sissala West District in the northwest of Ghana is one of eight districts in the Upper West Region and in the north has a common border with the neighboring country of Burkina Faso.


The Sisala and Dagaare represent the largest ethnic groups within the district.

Villages in the district

No place within the district has an urban character, 15 towns have a population of more than 1000 people.

  • Jawia
  • Booti
  • Siybele
  • Sorbele
  • Kunkogu
  • Zini
  • Tiiwi
  • Nyivil
  • Gbal
  • Sangbaka
  • Fielmon
  • Nyimeti.