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.

Elected as President of Ghana on the ticket of the People’s National Party (PNP) in 1979, President
Limann had the rather challenging task of reforming and transforming Ghana after years of rot and indiscipline occasioned by a long run of military dictatorship from 1972 to 1979.

Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - Residents of Berekum witnessed a tragedy at mid-day on Wednesday when a tipper truck skidded off the road, in the driver’s attempt to save someone who crossed his path and killed a pregnant woman and a girl-child, aged about five years.