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Sad News Hit The People Of New Abirem In The Eastern Region - Newmont Ghana Intervenes

Ten rooms have burnt down completely in New Abirem, the Birim North District capital. The house belongs to the Adontenhene of the town. At about 7:40 pm the fire started and the few people who were at home rushed out of the house. They called on the Fire Service to help put out the fire.

However, due to how bad the road leading to the house was, the vehicle could not get to the house. As the personnel forced the vehicle to get to the house, the accelerator pad of the vehicle broke and had to be taken off the road. Workers from Newmont Ghana - Akyem site which is located in New Abirem brought in their fire truck as well as others from Akyem Ofoase and Nkawkaw to put out the fire.

Unfortunately, by the time they were able to put out the fire everything in all the 10 rooms in the house were completely burnt. The DCE of the District, Hon Raymond Nana Damptey has made cash donations of 1,000 Ghana Cedis to each of the ten families affected. He promised to provide further support for the victims.  

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