Ghana’s former President John Dramani Mahama has expressed his sadness at the turn of events at Appiatse a community close to Bogoso in the Western Region of Ghana.
The former President believes that it’s a sad day for the country and has urged the security and emergency services to continue to work assiduously to alleviate the damage and suffering in the affected communities.
John Dramani Mahama in a post shared on Facebook consoled the Chiefs and the people of the area indicating that they will be remembered In his prayers.
The former President’s post on the issue read “A truly sad day for Ghana! My deepest condolences to the families of the victims of the unfortunate disaster at Appiatse, in the Bogoso District of the Western Region this afternoon. Let’s pray for the speedy recovery of the injured, as we also urge the security and emergency services to continue to work assiduously to alleviate the damage and suffering in the affected communities.To the chiefs and people in the affected areas, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the country stand with you, in this time of grief”.
Several people are feared dead after a Tarkwa-bound truck carrying explosives for a mining company collided with a motorbike in Abiate.
The town has been rendered non-inhabitable as a result of the disaster.
Source: MyNewsGh.com/ 2022