Atomic Junction Gas Explosion 'I am devastated' - Akufo-Addo

Six people have been confirmed dead with over 35 people injured.

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Ghana President Akufo-Addo is “devastated” over Saturday night's gas explosion at Atomic Junction near Madina in Accra.

According to reports, six people have been confirmed dead with over 35 people injured.

Four others are in critical conditions and have been placed at the Intensive Care Unit at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra.

Eleven other victims are currently on admission at the Legon Hospital bringing the number to 45 the number of injured persons recorded at the 37 Military and Legon Hospitals.

Others are also receiving treatment at the Ridge Hospital.

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President Akufo-Addo in a tweet on Sunday morning, expressed his “deepest condolences to the families of the bereaved” and has wished the “injured speedy recovery.”

He tweeted: "The news of last night's gas explosion at Atomic Junc, resulting in the loss of 4 lives & injuries to several others, has left me devastated."

 

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