The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has consoled the deceased families whose relatives died at the Atomic Junction in Accra on Saturday’s gas explosion.
7 people have so far died whilst 132 others are injured. The injured are receiving treatment at the 37 military hospital.
The NDC in a statement expressed hope that the government provides relief items to the victims.
‘In this time of grief for the whole nation in general, and in particular for the families of the deceased as well as those who are injured and have lost valuable properties, we pray that the Lord Almighty showers divine mercies and grace on them to be able to go through these very trying moments,’ the statement said.
Read details of the NDC’ statement:
NDC Commiserates With Deceased And Injured In “Atomic” Gas Explosion ————————————– The National Democratic Congress (NDC), sends its utmost and heartfelt condolences to the families of those who lost their lives in yesterday’s unfortunate gas explosion at the Atomic Junction in Accra.
In this time of grief for the whole nation in general, and in particular for the families of the deceased as well as those who are injured and have lost valuable properties, we pray that the Lord Almighty showers divine mercies and grace on them to be able to go through these very trying moments.
The NDC congratulates; the Ghana National Fire Service, the Ghana Police Service, the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), all security Agencies, the Media, and all persons, who helped to arrest the inferno and prevent it from causing much more havoc than it did. We also thank all hospitals and medics that helped, and are helping, to save the lives of the injured.
The NDC is assured in hope, that the Government of Ghana, will do all it takes to bring relief to the victims and families of those who have been hard-hit by the explosion. Koku Anyidoho (NDC Deputy General Secretary, Operations) Sunday, October 08, 2017 [13:53, 08/10/2017] Ceasar Ultimate: Asuom SHS Boys Dormitory razed down by fire ,suspected arsonist arrested.
Part of the Boys Storey Dormitory block of Asuom Senior High School in the Kwaebibrem District of the Eastern has been razed down by fire Sunday.
The incident occurred while the students had left to church hence no casualty recorded .
However, the fire has burnt to ashes all belongings of about 30 students.
Items destroyed completely are books, uniforms, provisions, Sandals, mattresses, money among others.