Mahama visits Appiatse, makes huge donations to support disaster victims

Former president John Dramani Mahama on Tuesday 16 August visited the people of Appiatse community to interact and donate relief items to the community.  His Excellency John Mahama met the chiefs, the Appiatse Disaster Relief Committee and the people of the community to sympathize with them.  “I visited the Appiate

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Put $5million Maxam fine into Appiatse Support Fund – Akufo-Addo orders

To alleviate the plight of the victims of Appiatse disaster in Bogosu in the Western Region, President Akufo-Addo has instructed that $5million from the $6million fine on Maxam Ghana Limited over its role in the Appiatse explosion should be given to the Appiatse Support Fund. Maxam after paying the $1

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Appiatse report to be released this week – Lands and Natural Resources minister

Some actions are set to be taken against some mining companies who were found culpable in the Appiatse Investigative report, the Lands and Natural Resources Minister Samuel Jinapor has revealed. The Minister also revealed that he has received two reports which are the Minerals Commission and the Benjamin Aryee Committee

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Let’s pay attention also to the mental health needs of Appiatse residents – Psychiatric Association of Ghana

The Psychiatric Association of Ghana (PAG) is concerned that the explosion at Appiatse near Bogoso in the Western Region may increase the risk of a variety of mental health issues, as well as amplify pre-existing mental health issues in the Appiatse community. “As Mental Health Professionals, we are aware that

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Rescue efforts to be extended at Appiatse for a few more days – NADMO

Rescue efforts at the scene of the Appiatse explosion are scheduled to continue for the next couple of days, the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), has announced. This idea is stemming from the alarm raised by some residents that some of their neighbours have been missing since Thursday 20th January

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Make an impartial probe into the Appiatse explosion – Minority in Parliament

As Ghanaians continue to commiserate with victims of the Apiate explosion in the Western Region, the Minority group could not hold back their concerns as a Ranking Member of the Mines and Energy Committee John Jinapor has called for an impartial probe into the explosion which claimed lives and left

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‘We will come to the town and offer whatever support we can’ – Fameye to victims of Appiatse explosion

Ghanaian rapper and musician, Peter Famiyeh Bozah, known by the stage name Fameye, is deeply saddened by the gas explosion that struck Appiatse, in the Western Region of Ghana following an accident involving a truck carrying explosives and a motorcycle. Fameye expressed his worry and vision for his people and

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Provide counselling for schools affected by the Bogoso explosion – GNAT appeals to GES

Following the tragic explosion in Appiatse near Bogoso in the Western Region, the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has urged the Ghana Education Service (GES) to identify schools in the surrounding areas and provide counselling help. In a statement released on Friday, January 21, 2022, GNAT contended the “Provision

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