Achimota Melcom Shopping Mall (six-storey building) collapses, many victims dead, some injured & others still trapped under the collapsed building while rescue efforts are under way.
Meanwhile, the Vice President His Excellency Amissah Arthur has arrived at the scene with the mayor of Accra Honourble Alfred Oko Vanderpuije.
President John Dramani Mahama has cut short his campaign tour to Bawku in the Upper East Region due to this incident.
The president is expected to make a detour by flight to Accra to witness the disaster at first hand.
Wednesday morning 07/11/2012.