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OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Bagre Dam spillage : do we have leaders at all in Ghana ?

Heavy rain downpour, consecutive to the open of Bagre Dam by the Burkina Faso, authorities have led to a disaster in our Northern East part of the country. According to the latest report at least 10 people unfortunately lost their life in this spillage of the dam exercise and several houses have been reported collapsed as well many farms submerged by the waters. The most amazing thing remains the fact that since the installation of the Dam about 25 years ago by the Burkina Faso authority, there had been an agreement

  1 year ago ago
Bagre Dam spillage : do we have leaders at all in Ghana ?

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Bagre dam spillage: When will we learn our lessons

Ghana has always been at the receiving end of the Bagre dam. The dam which is in neighbouring Burkina Faso is a multipurpose dam on the White Volta located near Bagré Village. This dam has been causing lots of damages in Ghana specifically in the Northern part of the country every year whenever the Burkinabe power company, Société Nationale Burkinabe d’Electricité (SONABEL) decides to spill excess water from the Bagre Dam in order to maintain the Dam’s 235 1meters water holding capacity. I have not been

  1 year ago ago
Bagre dam spillage: When will we learn our lessons

ENVIRONMENT

"The Bagre Dam likely to spill, please relocate"NADMO Director to residents Along the White Volta

The Director-General of the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), Nana Agyeman Prempeh has pleaded to occupants living along the White Volta to move away before the Bagre dam is plunged. He pointed out that following the recent downfall, there is an expectation that the dam could be loosened anytime soon

  1 month ago ago

SPORTS

The Accra Hearts of Oak attack is like ‘Bagre Dam’ - Hashmin

The Papić magic seems to be working as he won 6-1 against the league leaders. Going into the game, Bechem United was leading the log with 14 points while Accra Hearts of Oak were at the middle of the table with just 8 points. The encounter was seen to be cagey because, it was a match between class and form. Bechem United came into the game with 4 wins and 1 draw in their last five matches. Surprisingly, Papić and his boys stood to the challenge stronger than we ever expected. The impressive performance of

  9 months ago ago
The Accra Hearts of Oak attack is like ‘Bagre Dam’ - Hashmin

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

‘Bawumia visits overflowed networks in Upper East area’

The VP, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has visited survivors of late destroying floods in the Upper East area. The floods, brought about by the launch of the Bagre Dam in Burkina Faso and long periods of heavy precipitation in northern Ghana, has prompted the passings of 10 people, the decimation of huge hectares of farmland and many domesticated animals, and washed away pieces of some significant streets, removing a few networks. A portion of the zones influenced incorporate Somaaman, Sakapa, Bluima, Katigri, Pwalugu,

  1 year ago ago
‘Bawumia visits overflowed networks in Upper East area’

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Bagre Dam Spillage: Many Farms Destroyed By Floods In Afram Plains

Bagre Dam Spillage: Numerous Homesteads Obliterated By Floods In Afram Fields  The spillage of the Bagre Dam in Burkina Faso has begun causing flooding in Afram Fields Region as the Afram Stream is growing.  An aggregate of around 200 sections of land of homesteads have been lowered by the floods in ten(10) cultivating Networks, for example, Smaller person and Digya Islands, Battor Kope, LivaKope, Baabu, Kedekope, Adantatia, Srafo-Avutor, Yarokope, and Doxekope.  The homesteads pulverized are rice, maize,

  1 year ago ago
Bagre Dam Spillage: Many Farms Destroyed By Floods In Afram Plains

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Six people confirmed dead in flood at the North East Region.

Following a heavy down pour and floodwaters from the flowing of the Bagre Dam in the Northern region. Out of these two (2) incidence, six (6) people have been confirmed dead from the weekend flow. Four (4) of the people died four (4) days ago while this morning two (2) were confirmed dead adding up to six (6) deaths. Among these people, three (3) were confirmed to have drowned in the flood as the flood turned to the land from Bunkpurugu District and East Mamprusi Municipal ahead of the strong rain that came

  1 year ago ago
Six people confirmed dead in flood at the North East Region.

ACCIDENT

11 year old school girl dies in North Gonja as a result of Bagre Dam spillage and school closure

The Bagre Dam spillage together with the heavy downpour that the Northern part of the country is experiencing continue to trigger an increment in terms of casualty. The last in line is a little girl and student of 11 years old who lost her life, having be found carried away by the floods. Before this lost, the spillage has caused 10 lost of lives, houses collapsed and washed away by the waters, farms and plantations submerged, significant roads cut impeaching the residents to render to their domiciles. According

  1 year ago ago
11 year old school girl dies in North Gonja as a result of Bagre Dam spillage and school closure

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Four people affirmed dead in North East Region flood

Four people have been affirmed dead after a weeklong substantial deluge and floodwaters from the spillage of the Bagre Dam in the North East Region.  Three people are said to have suffocated in the flood in the Bunkpurugu District and East Mamprusi Municipal following a substantial deluge a week ago, while someone else likewise suffocated in the floodwaters from the spillage of the Bagre Dam in the West Mamprusi Municipal.  A few inhabitants along the white volta in the Mamprugu/Moaduri and West Mamprusi have

  1 year ago ago
Four people affirmed dead in North East Region flood

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Building collapses on six people from the same family

During a heavy rainfall in the East Mamprusi Municipality of the North East Region, building had collapsed on six people from one family. This rainfall was described as heavy by the residents because it had destroyed many of their properties. According to residents, the building is just one of the fifty(50) homes which have been destroyed due to the prolonged heavy rains in the town. Though the rainfall had destroyed a lot of properties but the community school and the hospital were not destroyed. Eliasu Tanco

  1 year ago ago
Building collapses on six people from the same family

POLITICS

NDC Behind the Woe's in Bagre dam destructions

Have you for once thought of why President Mahama and the NDC find it difficult in commenting on the flood associated with the Bagre Dam Spillage up in the Northern Regions of Ghana? The flood associated with the Bagre Spillage, we all know, did not start occurring under the Nana Akufo-Addo’s government. Neither did it begin under the reigns of John Dramani Mahama nor Former President Kuffour. However, under President Kuffour, the construction of a dam in Ghana to hold the excess water from the Bagre Dam came

  1 year ago ago
NDC Behind the Woe's in Bagre dam destructions

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Four Die from Heavy Downpour and Spillage of Bagre Dam.

Four persons are reported dead following heavy rains and the spillage of the Bagre Dam in the North East Region. Two people; a three-year-old girl and a 43 years old man were killed in the Bunkpurugu District, while many farmlands, houses, roads and many other infrastructure were greatly affected. A 32 years old man also perished at Janga, while another person died at Lamgbinsi. Several people have also been reported missing, while hundreds have been displaced from their homes. Farmlands spanning over 30 acres

  1 year ago ago
Four Die from Heavy Downpour and Spillage of Bagre Dam.