- Some parts of Shiashie and East Legon had been rocked by a fire explosion which caused massive damage
- Aspiring Member of Parliament for the NDC, John Dumelo reached out to the affected residents in Shiashie
- In photos sighted, he was spotted with several others sharing packed foods to people
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YEN.com.gh earlier reported that some parts of Shiashie and East Legon had been rocked by a fire explosion which caused massive damage.
The sad incident occurred in the late hours of Friday, August 14, 2020, and it caused a power outage in the affected areas
According to reports, the explosion rocked the plush neighbourhood in Accra between 11 pm and 1 am and razed down a number of properties.
According to eyewitnesses, some 100 wooden structures popularly known as kiosks were totally destroyed by the raging fire.
As has always been the norm in coming to the help of people in this constituency, aspiring Member of Parliament for the NDC, John Dumelo reached out to the affected residents in Shiashie.
In a post sighted by YEN.com.gh, he noted that he together with his team, have constantly fed the affected residents in Shiashie since the incident.
In photos sighted, he was spotted with several others sharing packed foods to people.
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His actions have got social media users sharing their thoughts, suggestions as well as criticisms.
@Hindolo George Gegbe believes the constituents might end up not voting for him.
After all this efforts u r doing they won’t vote for u in the end. Africa we have pledged our allegiance more to our political parties Dan even development
@Ayuba John Gwantu is looking forward to him winning the election.
When is the election coming up? Can't wait to hear that you win.
@Afeku Kojo Johnson encouraged him to keep the good work up.
Just want you to be an impact in the Parliament when you go there. Keep up the good work #WeDey4U
Abubakar Mohammed Muh'dsani prayed he continues the good gesture
Good work done, my prayer for you is that you should be able to continue with this kind gesture if elected in.
Andrew Kpodji hopes the constituents vote for him
I hope they tend all this good deeds in vote. Bless up John
Awayevu Bright Kofitse believes people will vote for him.
Efo God will bless you. People with good heart will vote you in because they'll know before someone offers you a cup of tea he/she got you on mind and have more to offer if you only appreciate and I'm sure they'll appreciate with their thumb
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Meanwhile, John Dumelo says he will do everything possible to ensure Ghana’s Rent Control Act is enforced if he gets into Parliament.
According to the National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary candidate, one of the difficulties facing the youth is coughing out money to pay two years' rent.
In a tweet on Monday, August 17, 2020, Dumelo said the youth cannot survive if they have to pay two years' rent upfront.
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