Source: savannanews24.com/Hamza Lansah Lolly:
Three persons have died today following the heavy downpour that flooded some parts of the Tamale metropolis, including Water works, Gumbihini, Fou, Gumani, Taha, Jakpariyi, Kanvini Tunayili and others.
The three that lost their lives in the floods includes two children and woman in her vehicle.
The woman was said to have been taken away by the floods in the Gumani area. The bridge that she wanted to pass by unfortunately collapse and she lost total control of the water.
Information reaching savannanews24.com indicates that, she was going to pick her children from school when the unfortunate incident happened.
Meanwhile, at the time of going to press, the woman is still trapped in her car and the two children are yet to be found.
Again, the death of the three persons is yet to be officialy confirmerd by NADMO in the Tamale Metroplis.
Meanwhile, the Member of Parliament for Tamale North whose constituency have been most affected sends his profound sympathy to all victims of the floods, he stated in his facebook page”My sympathies are with my constituents in Fuo/Taha, Nyanshegu and Gumani this afternoon who are dealing with unprecedented floods.
I pledge to continue engaging the new government to initiate projects and especially continue with some of the roads and drainage projects the previous government initiated to deal with some of these unfortunate yearly scenes and the discomfort residents go through.
May Allah make it easy for all affected homes”