One dead as Ghana’s VP Dr Mahamudu Bawumia escapes tragic motor accident
London, Feb. 17, 2019 (AltAfrica)-The Vice President of the Republic of Ghana Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has escaped death in a tragic motor accident on Saturday, 16th February, 2019
The incident occurred near Asemasa near Beposo on the Takoradi-Cape Coast highway at about 6:30 pm.
A terse statement by the VP’s office to confirm the incident said the driver of an Urvan vehicle involved in the accident with the VP died immediately
Read Below the official statement issued by the Office of the Vice-president on the accident:
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia escaped unhurt in an motor accident On Saturday, 16th February, 2019.
The incident occurred around 6:30pm on the Takoradi – Cape Coast highway as he returned from some activities in the western region.
The driver of a commercial vehicle which was also involved in the accident unfortunately, however passed on.
Some other passengers and security persons who were injured were conveyed to the Cape Coast Regional hospital and are responding to treatment.
Vice President Bawumia’s thoughts and prayers are with the injured and the family of the deceased.
Gideon Boako (Ph.D)
Spokesperson to Vice Presiden