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October 13, 2017 5:25 AM Atomic explosion: Gov’t rolls out regulatory measures; High-risk gas stations to be closed

President Nana Akufo-Addo has ordered the implementation of interim safety measures for all Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) infrastructure across the country. The nine safety measures were introduced after a Cabinet meeting on Thursday, October 12, 2017, and it follows fatal multiple explosions and fire at an LPG installation at Madina Atomic Junction 27

October 12, 2017 1:41 PM Gas Explosion Should Be A Wake-Up Call

Mr Boakye Agyarko, Minister of Energy, has stated that the recent gas explosion at Atomic Junction should be a wake-up call to all Ghanaians to change their attitudes towards safety issues. He said Ghanaians must also use the gas explosion to caution themselves to up their game in terms of the standard of safety, adding that safety begins with each individual 33

October 12, 2017 7:47 AM Zoomlion clears Atomic Junction refuse after blast

The other section, particularly the place where traders abandoned their wares and fled to safety during the explosion, was left untouched because police investigations are still ongoing. The exercise, which is part of the company’s corporate social responsibility, was undertaken with assistance from the La Nkwantanang Municipal Assembly. Speaking to the Daily 44

October 12, 2017 6:44 AM Fire guts house near gas station at Mankessim

On the dawn of Wednesday, fire gutted a household at Mankessim in the Central Region. Earlier reports had suggested that there was a gas explosion at a nearby filling station, but checks by Citi News’ Joseph Ackon-Mensah at the fire service revealed that, the fire outbreak was due to the negligence of a resident in a household near the said filling station 180

October 11, 2017 5:10 PM I will not blame EPA; I will blame myself

So I have decided not to comment on who caused the fire at Atomic Junction. It is not because I don’t know who caused it, but because I don’t want the EPA to know I am thinking that they are the ones who caused the fire. And honestly, I don’t believe the problem is, necessarily, the sighting of the gas stations, for we cannot ask all the gas stations 67

October 11, 2017 1:30 PM I Prophesied Fire Disaster In 2017

Founder and leader of Glorious Word Ministry International, Rev. Isaac Owusu Bempah has said he prophesied last Saturday’s fire disaster at Atomic Junction during his 31st night church service last year. Though he didn’t specifically mention gas explosion, he said he predicted a fire disaster in 2017. Speaking on Accra-based Adom FM, Owusu Bempah said "On 31st December 57

October 11, 2017 11:34 AM Gas explosion at Bakery in Mankessim

Another gas explosion has occurred at Mankessim in the Central region four days the devastating explosion at Atomic Junction Accra which claimed seven lives, Saturday. However, no casualty was recorded except for the destruction to property worth thousands of Ghana Cedis. Ato Brown of local radio station, Coastal FM confirmed the incident on Adom FM’s morning 29

October 11, 2017 9:33 AM Gas explosion at Mankessim bakery

A bakery in Mankessim in the Central region has been ravaged by fire after a gas explosion Wednesday dawn. The timely intervention of personnel of the Ghana National Fires Service averted what could have been another carnage caused by gas explosion in the country, according to an eyewitness. The inferno, according to the fire service, was as a result 36

October 11, 2017 6:41 AM EPA Defends Siting Of Fuel Stations In Residential Areas

Environment Protection Agency (EPA) has categorically stated that there is no law in the country that prevents the siting of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and fuel stations in residential areas. At a press conference in Accra, Executive Director of EPA, Mr. Peter Abum Sarkodie, revealed that siting of fuel stations in both residential and commercial 28

October 11, 2017 5:34 AM Workers on the Kejetia market project to lay down tools following threats

Source: Ghana I Nhyira FM I Ohemeng Tawiah Construction work on the Kumasi Kejetia Central Market Redevelopment Project could be heading for delays over a litigation between a private developer and project contractors. The Brazilian firm, Contracta Engineering, says its work is being interrupted by a private developer whose structure interferes with re-engineered 123