Source: ultimatefmonline. com - Fifteen (15) lives have been lost as a result of motorbike accidents within the Techiman Municipality alone between January and June 2016 alone.

Officials of the Motor Transport and Traffic Directorate (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service disclosed that the current figure of persons killed through motor bike accidents, has doubled compared to the same period the previous year.

Source: adomonline. com - A mass burial ceremony has been held for the seven persons who lost their lives in last Friday’s fire at a house in Asante Mampong in the Ashanti region.

According to eyewitnesses, the victims could not be rescued from the burning house because of the burglar proof installed on their windows and doors, which prevented rescuers from breaking in.

Source; adomonline. com - The Mampong Divisional Police Command says it suspects a gas leakage might have caused the fire outbreak this Friday dawn at Asante Mampong that killed all seven occupants of the house.

Source: myjoyonline. com - At least seven people have been confirmed killed at Mampong Asante in the Ashanti Region when fire gutted a house.

Source: rainbowradioonline. com - Nine persons have lost their lives with two others seriously injured after a tricycle with registration M-AS-69-16 and a tipper truck with registration number AS-5124-15 collided at Esutifi South in the Brong Ahafo region. 

Source: citifmonline. com - The former National Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Jake Obetsebi Lamptey is dead. Reports indicate that he died on early Sunday morning in London.

Sources within the party confirmed the news to Bryn Acheamong, a former aide to Jake Obetsebi Lamptey posted on his Facebook wall: “Ghana has lost one fine statesman. RIP.” 

Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - The bodies of four persons believed to have drowned in last Monday's floods in Accra are decomposing in the Odaw River.

The bodies are in such a bad state nearly one week after workers and traders around said they spotted the bodies.

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”.