Explosion in Ghana town kills 17, destroys hundreds of buildings

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Explosion in Ghana town kills 17, destroys hundreds of buildings” – below is their description.

Rescue teams in western Ghana are searching the site of a huge explosion on Thursday that killed at least 17 people.

Dozens were injured in the accidental blast in the western town of Apiate.

Al Jazeera’s @Nadim Baba reports.

Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel

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