A heavy downpour in the capital city, Accra, last night put many lives in danger. Several homes in many parts of Accra were flooded whiles commuters were left stranded as most roads were almost immotorable.
Most Ghanaian celebrities have expressed shock at Wednesday’s flood and inferno that claimed many lives.
A heavy downpour in the capital city, Accra, last night put many lives in danger. Several homes in many parts of Accra were flooded whiles commuters were left stranded as most roads were almost immotorable. The rains, which started around 4.30pm and lasted till midnight, caused heavy vehicular traffic at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle, Spintex, Kaneshie and several other places.
Meanwhile, the Ghana National Fire Service has confirmed that over 100 bodies have been retrieved from the debris of the GOIL filling station at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra that caught fire during Wednesday’s torrential rains.
Here are some tweets from some celebrities
Reggie Rockstone: BLESS GH WE NEED TO PRAY! JAH BE WITH ALL WHO HAVE LOST CLOSE ONES VIA THIS RAIN! SO SO SAD SMH!
Sarkodie: Hmmm don't have words to express how I feel right now! Hmmm #AccraFloods ... May their souls rest in peace
Ama K. Abebrese: Every year, floods, every year lives lost and damage to properties. Same story, different year. #AccraFloods #sad My deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of those who lost their lives. May they Rest In Peace. #AccraFloods The Accra Mayor wins Award the Best Mayor in Africa, mayor's summit held in Accra, the day after, the city floods. #ironic? #AccraFloods
Eazzy: Am so sad!visuals from lastnight saddened me.that innocent baby died on his mum's chest in da streets.Ppl burnt 2 death.Oh Lord have mercy .
Edem: MY HEART FELT CONDOLENCE 2 THE FAMILIES OF THOSE WHO LOST THEIR LIVES 2DAY...SHAMEFUL TIME 2B GHANAIAN..JUST WEN I THOUGHT DUMSOR WAS WORSE
DJ Black: Say a prayer for all victims of last nights rain,fire and floods. #accrarains
Becca: A very sad morning in the city today. Lets just be extra careful and keep the children safe. #News