Adwoa Manda, a 35-year-old fashion designer has been left paralysed with her baby fighting for his life at the Biriwa Polyclinic after a building collapsed on them at Yamoransa in the Central Region on Saturday, June 18, 2022, during a downpour.
According to a report gathered by Ghanacrimes, the woman was working in her shop which is close to the building in question when an old building collapsed on her with the baby. The baby who was outside the shop was hit by some bricks on the backside of his head severely injuring him, while the building collapsed on her mother leaving her unconscious. They were then rushed to hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile, during a heavy downpour on Saturday evening, around 20 buildings in Abrem Agona-Essiam in the Komenda Edina Eguafo Abraim Municipality collapsed, leaving the majority of inhabitants homeless. They are appealing to the Member of Parliament for the area Hon. Samuel Atta Mills and his Municipal Chief Executive Hon. Solomon Appiah to assist them get a place to stay.