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POLITICS

The Appiatse Explosion Has Made Ghana Unsafe And Terrorists Are Watching – Okudzeto Ablakwa

The Appiatse Explosion on Thursday will remain one of the darkest days in the history of the country. So far many lives have been lost and many more injured after a car carrying explosives collided with another vehicle. The government yesterday sent a high powered delegation under Vice President Bawumia to Appiatse to commiserate with the victims of the explosion.

  5 months ago ago
The Appiatse Explosion Has Made Ghana Unsafe And Terrorists Are Watching – Okudzeto Ablakwa

SOCIETY

Appiatse Explosion: “I Couldn't Pick Anything, Government Should Come To Our Aid”- Residents

20th January 2022 was another sad news for Ghana as many people lost their lives and left many in a critical condition in an explosion in the Bogoso Appiatse Western Region. According to information gathered, a mining explosive vehicle moving from Tarkwa to Chirano mines collided with a motorcycle resulting in the explosion.

  5 months ago ago
Appiatse Explosion: “I Couldn't Pick Anything, Government Should Come To Our Aid”- Residents

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Appiatse Explosion: Maxam Company To Pay $6 Million To Government

The ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has fined Maxam Company to pay a total amount of $1 million to the government. In addition, the company has also been asked to pay additional $5 million to the government. This will make a total payment of $6 million to the government of Ghana.

  4 months ago ago
Appiatse Explosion: Maxam Company To Pay $6 Million To Government

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Appiatse Explosion: Gov’t Has Nothing to Hide- Lands and Natural Resources Minister

Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Samuel Abu Jinapor, has stated the government is ready to publish reports of the Apiatse disaster if need be According to him, however, it will be more useful to rather publish report of the Health and Safety Committee of Inquiry, which has a broader mandate and whose recommendations are geared towards reformation of the mining sector.

  3 months ago ago
Appiatse Explosion: Gov’t Has Nothing to Hide- Lands and Natural Resources Minister

SOCIETY

Appiatse Explosion: Non-residents are posing as victims – NADMO

The National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) says a few non-inhabitants of Appiatse are "presenting" as casualties of last Thursday's blast to profit from alleviation things. The Organization said it had therefore set up a 17-Member Committee, comprised of six survivors who were indigenes of Appiatse to assist with planning the dispersion of help things to the survivors.

  5 months ago ago
Appiatse Explosion: Non-residents are posing as victims – NADMO

SOCIETY

Appiatse Explosion: The union advocates for a national focus on health and safety

The Ghana Mineworkers Union has urged the government to intervene quickly through legislation to ensure that health and safety are given national prominence to prevent future explosions like the one that occurred in the Appiatse community. The Union emphasized the urgent need to discuss health and safety awareness among Ghanaians and integrate it into all aspects of the country's life, whether at the workplace, at home, or in public places.

  5 months ago ago
Appiatse Explosion: The union advocates for a national focus on health and safety