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October 17, 2017 8:09 AM Atomic explosion: Be scientific, not sentimental – LPG marketers tell gov’t

The LPG Marketers Association is kicking against a new directive by the government for the distribution of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) across the country. The Cylinder Recirculation Model of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) distribution was rolled out by the government following the fatal gas explosion and fire that struck the Atomic Junction in Accra 70

October 16, 2017 7:52 PM Marwako La branch open for business after gas leakage scare

The October 7 gas explosion at Madina Atomic Junction that claimed the lives of at least seven people continues to ring in the minds of Ghanaians. It took personnel of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) to douse the fears of residents. The firefighters went to the restaurant’s kitchen to work on the leaking cylinder. Mr Amin Lamptey said it was during 91

October 16, 2017 2:26 PM Update: Marwako gas leakage threat neutralised

Threats of a gas explosion at Marwako restaurant at La in Accra have been neutralised, Fire service officials have said. This was after workers in and around the Marwako restuarant were evacuated by Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) officers following fears of a possible gas leakage. Residents and commuters said they could smell the leaked gas, prompting 44

October 15, 2017 6:01 PM Plastic waste "crisis" partly contributed to June 3 disaster

The Report of the June 3 Committee set up to investigate the cause of the 2015 flood and fire disaster has revealed plastic waste in Accra contributed to the tragedy. The report said the country’s plastic waste situation had reached a “crisis point” such that the failure to reverse it might lead to an “environmental catastrophe.” The country was plunged 35

October 15, 2017 8:59 AM B/A: Another gas explosion destroys popular restaurant

Tasty Joint, a popular restaurant in Sunyani, the Brong Ahafo Regional capital was on Saturday destroyed by fire after a gas cylinder exploded in the restaurant’s kitchen. Properties running into thousands of Ghana cedis were destroyed in the inferno, according to Starr FM’s Brong Ahafo regional correspondent Mfum Sarpong. The quick response from the Ghana 51

October 14, 2017 2:00 PM Veteran wounded by Iranian bomb talks Trump's Iran decision

Iraq War veteran Robert Bartlett and Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer react on 'The Story' after Trump decides not to recertify the nuclear deal. This is a rush transcript from "The Story," October 13, 2017. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated. MARTHA MACCALLUM, "THE STORY" ANCHOR: Breaking tonight, new achievements: President Obama was most proud 126

October 13, 2017 2:15 PM “We Will Strictly Enforce Gov’ts New Lpg Regulatory Measures” – Prez Akufo-Addo Assures

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has reinforced his and the commitment of Government towards the full enforcement of the new regulatory measures for the operations of the Liquefied Petroleum Gas industry, issued after the Cabinet meeting of Thursday, 12th October, 2017. At a meeting of the Ministerial Co-ordinating Committee 35

October 13, 2017 2:15 PM Government to strictly enforce new LPG regulatory measures

Accra, Oct. 13, GNA - Government is fully committed to the enforcement of the new regulatory measures for the operations of the Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) industry, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated. The new government regulatory measures, agreed at a Cabinet meeting on Thursday, October 12, arises out of the need for a comprehensive 46

October 13, 2017 5:59 AM Close down high-risk fuel stations in 30-days – Nana Addo

High-risk fuel stations across the country are to be shut-down in a month’s time, following a directive from President Akufo-Addo after Thursday’s crucial cabinet meeting. The President said this directive will be implemented by a task-force without “regard to any political or special interests.” A statement issued by the presidency and signed by the Information 43

October 13, 2017 5:33 AM Construction of new fuel stations halted by gov’t

In the wake of the Atomic Junction gas explosion, the construction of petrol/diesel and LPG filling points, is to cease immediately until further notice, the government has stated. This directive formed part of nine safety measures outlined by the Presidency after a cabinet meeting on Thursday. The directive follows the massive explosion at an LPG filling 52