NADMO Coordinator for Akosombo, Luv Dusie  has confirmed that   one person has  died in recent floods in  Akosombo in the Asuogyaman district of the Eastern region .

The Akosombo International School was submerged in water up to the first floor, resulting in students staying on the second floors for hours.

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The NADMO Coordinator, Luv  Dusie said, “We had to move the students to the second floor of the school. It was not a situation the NADMO team could not handle, but it needed some urgent attention in order to forestall any injuries, especially when students are involved. The students could not move out because the first floor was submerged and we had to move them to the second floor”,  he told Joy News

Barely a week since the commencement of this year’s rainy season, a number of flood-prone areas across the country have seen considerable levels of destruction. Parts of Accra New Town, Achimota, Santa Maria experienced their fair shares of floods from last weekend’s rains.