Heavy rains hit parts of Ashanti Region


Major parts of and other areas in have already begun to witness perennial flooding as heavy hit Friday morning.

The downpour, which began at 7:00am, comes at the time the country is expected to experience a rainy season.

Already, images and videos of key communities in Ashanti Region have begun to emerge on and this begs the question whether residents and state authorities have prepared enough for the rains.

Videos from Ahenema Kokoben, Dichemso, Abuakwa and other parts of the Ashanti Region showed caused by the rains.

While heavy rains are unpredictable, poor drainage systems will adversely expose the fragile nature of structures within communities that have long destroyed properties and resulted in deaths.

Prior to the rains, meteorologist Adu Tieku, speaking on phone during the Ghanakoma morning show on with Aduanaba Kofi Asante Ennin, cautioned that some parts of the Ashanti Region will experience rains Friday morning.

“Later this morning into the afternoon, rains will be experienced over parts of southern ,” he stated.

By Benjamin Aidoo|Akoma FM|3news.com|Ghana

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Kwasi Ntiamoah
Kwasi Ntiamoah
2 months ago

Good Job