Fire guts parts of Makola

Some parts of the central business district, Makola, has been gutted by fire Tuesday morning.

Fire guts Makola Market

The fire, believed to have started around 11 am, has been brought under control by the personnel of the Ghana National Fire Service.

Footage show thick smoke in the sky as people run helter-skelter to avoid being caught in the disaster.

The cause of the fire outbreak is unknown.

More soon.

Get our Top Stories delivered to your inbox

Welcome to the Pulse Community! We will now be sending you a daily newsletter on news, entertainment and more. Also join us across all of our other channels - we love to be connected!

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh