The seat of authorities, the Jubilee Property, Kotoka Worldwide Airport, Tema Harbour and other essential nationwide assets are in threat of destruction there should there be an earthquake in Ghana.
This is mainly because the amenities slide within just the earthquake Zone which stretches involving the Volta, Larger Accra Eastern Regions as very well as pieces of the Central Location.
Ghana has recorded a few earthquakes in 1615, 1636 and the previous was in 1939 resulting in 17 fatalities, 133 hurt and led to the resettlement of hundreds of persons in Accra.
President Akufo-Addo on Thursday acknowledged the recommendation of a committee set with each other to suggest federal government on means to incorporate achievable earthquakes in the nation.
The President has in the meantime directed an fast integrity audit of all community structures to ascertain their point out of preparedness in the party of an earthquake.
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