Fire kills baby at Navrongo Police Barracks

Fire on Sunday engulfed an apartment at the Navrongo Police Barracks in the Upper East Region, trapping a 3-month-old baby to death on her birthday.
The cause of the fire which is still under investigations, began in the early hours of Sunday, sparking a wave of panic in the neighbourhood as efforts to rescue not only the child but also valuables worth thousands of cedis intensified.
George Pwadura a freelance journalist who was at the scene reported that the wild flames ripped through the rooms, converting everything into ashes amid noises of horror in the barracks.
Meanwhile, the Ghana National Fire Service has in the wake of the disaster cautioned the public against overloading electrical sockets with cables.
By: Ghana/