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General News of Sunday, 24 February 2008

Source: GNA

NPP supporters involve in road accident

Akpafu (V/R), Feb. 24, GNA- About 50 supporters of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) from the Hohoe District who accompanied Nana Dankwa Akufo-Addo, NPP Presidential candidate to celebrate Iron Ore festival of the people of Akpafu Todzi on Saturday sustained various degrees of injuries when the Tata bus in which they were travelling back to Hohoe after the celebration of the festival plunged into an embankment between Akpafu-Todzi and Akpafu-Mpeasem. There were no fatalities and all victims are being attended to at the Hohoe District Hospital.

The incident was an anti-climax to the festival, which attracted people from all walks of life. The spot is noted to have claimed many lives through road accidents, including the members of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Madina branch.

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