Tag: Explosion

A natural gas station in Accra, the capital of Ghana, exploded on Saturday, killing at least one person, officials said.
Homeland News

Gas Station Explosion in Ghana Kills at Least 1 and Injures Several

An explosion at a gas station in the African nation of Ghana killed at least one person and injured several others, according to government officials and news reports. Officials told local news outlets that a fire broke out at a gas station in the capital, Accra, and then spread to […]

Oil Refinery
Business

Ghana’s only oil refinery shut after explosion

The blast at the crude distillation unit, which caused no casualties, is the latest problem to hit the refinery, which has for decades performed below its capacity of 45,000 barrels per day. “It was a damper failure. It failed to open to allow heat to escape through the chimney and […]

Gas Explosion in Accra, Ghana
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Five dead; 42 injured in La gas inferno – Police confirms

Assistant Commissioner of Police Afia Tenge, the Greater Accra Regional Public Relations Officer, on Friday, confirmed that five persons had died, while 42 sustained various degrees of injuries in the inferno caused by Gas Explosion at La, on Thursday evening. Speaking to the Ghana News Agency at the site of the explosion at […]