A block at the Tesano Police Barracks in the Greater Accra Region has been gutted by fire, nanansem.com can report.
This lead to leaving some police personnel and their families homeless.
The Ghana National Fire Service station at Abelenkpe was called to put out the fire last Monday afternoon
Briefing the Daily Graphic, the Public Relations Officer of the Accra Regional Police Command, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mrs Effia Tenge, said the Tesano Police received information about the fire outbreak around 2 p.m. last Monday (February 1, 2021).
She said a team of police personnel went to the scene of the incident which was close to the Tesano Police Station and found Block Three on fire.
DSP Mrs Tenge said the occupants of some rooms however managed to salvage their belongings before the fire spread to their rooms
She said personnel from the fire service managed to prevent the fire from spreading to other blocks and were ultimately able to douse the flames.
Mrs Tenge said the cause of the fire was not known yet