Wa Sec Tech dormitory fire leaves 200 girls stranded

Authorities of Wa Senior High Technical school are struggling secure accommodation for at least 200 female students stranded after their dormitory was gutted by fire last night

The incident which started at about 8:00 pm last night, completely destroyed their belongings, books, uniforms and provisions in five rooms in the one-story dormitory block.

The timely intervention of fire service personnel saved the entire block from being razed down.
There was chaos on campus as the desperate girls tried to escape.

Power News has learnt at the time of the incident, the Headmaster was out of town attending a workshop at Winneba and is currently on his way to Wa for first hand information.

Assistant Divisional Fire Officer, Iddrisu Imran who led the team of firefighters says they cannot immediately establish the cause if the fire.


Some of the students have been hospitalized for trauma at the Wa Government hospital.
Meanwhile officials of the Ghana Education Service are on the campus helping to condition the students who are traumatized.

School session today has been affected as the Municipal Assembly and security officials are assisting the bring normalcy to the school

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