The President of the republic of Ghana also reacted and added His voice to the shocking and sad incident that happened at Bogoso earlier today when a car carrying explosives to a mining site collided with a moto rider causing the tragic explosion.
American embassy in Ghana also added their condolence voices to the families of the explosion victims who lost their loved ones and others who are currently receiving treatment at various hospitals.
Below is the statement of what President Akuffo Addo wrote on His Facebook Wall.
"I have just received a briefing on the circumstances that led to an explosion in Apiate near Bogoso, in the Western Region, resulting in the loss of lives and the destruction of properties belonging to residents.
It is a truly sad, unfortunate and tragic incident, and I extend, on behalf of Government, deep condolences to the families of the deceased, and I wish the injured a speedy recovery.
The Police, Armed Forces and the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) are co-ordinating efforts to contain the situation, and I have also instructed NADMO to see to it that rapid relief is brought to residents of the town.
Government will spare no effort to ensure a rapid return to a situation of normalcy for residents of Apiate.
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