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Oct 27, 2011

President visits flood victims

H.E Professor John Evans Atta Mills has visited flood affected areas in Accra to share in their grief of hundreds of people, who were displaced by the floods and console the families of those who perished.

The President together with Dr Benjamin Kunbuor, the Minister of the Interior and Mr. Kofi Portuphy, the National Coordinator of the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO), conducted round the affected areas.

 He visited the Kwame Nkrumah Circle, Odawana, Avenor, Alajo, Kissieman and Dome which was the area’s most affected by the floods.

 President Mills addressed the residents of the affected communities, and also commended NADMO, city engineers of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) and the security services for their prompt response to the disaster.

Source: ISD