Source: citifmonline. com - More lives could not be saved in the Wednesday night accident on the Kintampo-Tamale Highway, due to logistical challenges facing the Brong Ahafo Regional Ambulance Service. 

The accident claimed sixty-one lives, and left 25 others with injuries.

 
 
Source: starrfmonline. com - New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed his condolences to the families who “lost loved ones” in the gruesome Kintampo – Tamale highway crash.

Over 50 people have been confirmed dead after a truck-load of tomatoes collided with a Metro Mass Transit bus near the Kintampo Waterfalls junction on Wednesday evening.

 
 
Source: myjoyonline. com - President John Mahama has expressed deep concern over the death of 53 people following a gory road accident on the Kintampo-Tamale road Wednesday evening.

Hours after the unfortunate accident, the President who tweets on the handle @JDMahama, tweeted, “Received the sad news of an accident involving a M.M.T Bus on the Kintampo-Tamale road. Condolences to those who have lost loved ones”.

 
 
Source: starrfmonline. com - Scores of passengers traveling from the Northern part of the country to the Southern part are fleeing the Metro Mass Transport buses in Tamale.

The situation is as a result of management's failure to check-in buses to transport people to Accra and other parts of the country following Wednesday’s tragic accident.

 
 
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - The Management of the Metro Mass Transit (MMT) Limited has offered to pay the medical bills of victims who were involved in Wednesday night’s accident on the Kintampo-Tamale road.

The MMT has also said it had begun investigations into the accident involving its bus with registration number AS 7131 Y and a tomato-loaded truck.
As of Thursday afternoon, the death toll had risen to 61, while a total of 25 people are receiving treatment at various hospitals.

 
 
Source: citifmonline. com - Nearly five hundred passengers would have perished on board a Yeji-bound ferry from Makango near Tamale, but for the swift intervention of rescuers.

The ferry, reported to have been overloaded with about four cars, other cargo and passengers, started sinking due to a leakage.

 
 
Source: myjoyonline. com - A survivor of the Tamale-Kintampo road carnage has blamed the driver of the Metro Mass reckless driving as the cause of the accident.

“The driver said he wanted to hurry up to the station to pick passengers for the return journey”, Sumeila said.

 
 
Source: myjoyonline. com - Several vehicles have been damaged in a multiple car collision at the Kwashieman section of the George Walker Bush Highway. No causalities have been reported.

An eyewitness told Joy News a driver of an articulated vehicle lost control after his brake failed and bumped into a vehicle in front of him.

Up to 15 vehicles, including two taxis and other commercial vehicles which were in front were also hit by vehicles trailing them.

 
 
Source: Starr FM Online - Police in Mampong in the Ashanti region have expressed remorse for mistakenly killing a teacher of the Midwifery school and his brother.

 
 
Source: Starr FM Ghana - The Minority Leader and Member of Parliament for Suame constituency, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has indicated that there had been previous attempts to kill Abuakwa North MP Joseph Boakye Danquah Adu.