It has been disclosed that the sister of John Alan Kyerematen was part of the victims caught up in the gas explosion at La last year.
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On December 22 last year Ghana endured a gloomy day after many met their untimely deaths while others were left injured after a gas explosion near the Ghana International Trade Fair Centre at La.
The Minister for Trade and Industry designate was absent during a press conference held by President Akufo-Addo to officially announce his Ministers of State.
The President revealed that the reason behind Mr Kyerematen’s absence was for him to be able to attend to his sister who got injured as a result of the gas explosion.
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He added that the condition of Mr Kyerematen’s sister had worsened, hence the decision for him to keep her company at the hospital.
Many had burns on their bodies after the gory gas explosion with some still receiving treatment at the 37 Military Hospital.