Source: citifmonline.com - Contrary to eyewitness accounts, preliminary investigations have revealed that the fire outbreak at the GOIL filling station at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle on June 3 began elsewhere.
After hours of a heavy downpour in Accra which caused devastating floods in the capital city, the GOIL filling station caught fire killing over 150 persons who were seeking shelter at the station and adjoining buildings.
Source: Today Newspaper - A victim of the June 3, 2015 flood and GOIL filling station explosion disasters at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra who was on admission at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital has died, Today can confirm.
Source: GNA - The Ghana Branch office (Teshie-Nungua, near Police barrier) of the Jehovah’s Witnesses faith has invited members to come to the aid of people affected by the recent flood and fire disasters in some parts of Accra.
The invitation is a follow up to members of the faith after initial spiritual and physical support offered by the branch office to both members and non-members affected by the deluge and inferno on June 3.
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - Flood victims at Adabraka in Accra have been presented with packages of assorted food items donated by the China International Water and Electric Corporation (CWE).
The consignment, valued at GH¢20,000, included quantities of
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - Tullow Oil and partners working in the Jubilee Oilfield have presented a cheque for GHC500,000 to the 37 Military Hospital to help it treat victims of the recent flood and fire disaster that occurred at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle
Source: GhanaWeb-News.com - A task-force from the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, with support from police and other security services, has demolished parts of Sodom and Gomorrah, Accra’s biggest slum area of the capital city of Ghana.
Source: daily Guide Ghana - Snippets of information reaching DAILY GUIDE have indicated that three victims of the twin flood and fire disaster that rocked Accra on June 3 would be buried at separate ceremonies today, June 20, 2015.
Eighteen-year-old Mimi Agyeiwaa Danso and her friend Alberta Antwi, also 18, were reported to have gone out with other friends for a friend’s birthday when
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - Many female sex workers who ply their trade at nightclubs, drinking spots and hotels around the June 3 disaster scene at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle have taken self-imposed leave.
The few of them who still go to those joints do not stay long because of the fear of any recurrence of the disaster.
Starrfmonline.com - A heavy downpour in Ho Saturday afternoon has resulted in flooding in parts of the regional capital of the Volta region.
A heavy storm which heralded the rains uprooted some trees and blew away some structures.
Source: starrfmonline.com - Preliminary investigations at the burnt GOIL filling station at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra have revealed huge volumes of water in the station’s fuel tanks.
The Presidential committee set up to establish the true cause of the June 3 fire disaster explained how they came to that conclusion after an inspection of the facility on Friday.
“…The reaction of the chemical on the dip sticks, we know what they mean – it’s a chemical reaction; you smear the pole or dip stick with the chemical and when you
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - The Ghana Lotto Operators Association (GLOA) has presented items worth GH¢4,000 and an amount of GH¢6,000 in cash to victims of the June 3 fire and flood disaster who are currently on admission at the 37 Military Hospital.
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - A fumigation exercise is being carried out in all the areas affected by the June 3 floods in Accra to prevent the spread of cholera, malaria and other diseases.
Seven more bodies have been recovered after the June 3 disaster which had earlier claimed 152 lives in Accra, Vice-President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has indicated.
This brings to 159 the number of people confirmed dead from the twin flood and fire disaster. Recounting the
Source: Ghanaian Times - Fifty bodies deposited at the 37 Military hospitals have been identified through Deoxybonucleic acid (DNA) tests out of 65 bodies which had been burnt beyond recognition in the June 3 flood and fire disaster. According to the
Source: adomonline.com - Adom News is reporting that officials of Police Hospital are charging victims of the flood- fire disaster that occurred on June 3, 2015.
Government paid a sum of GH¢501,500 to four hospitals in Accra as the initial cost of
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