President Nana Akufo-Addo has tweeted to express his condolence to the bereaved families of Kintampo Waterfalls tragedy which killed about 19 students.
“My deepest condolences to the families of all those affected by this unfortunate and tragic incident,” the President tweeted Monday morning.
Nana Addo is currently out of the country on an international assignment. He added that he was deeply saddened by the unfortunate incident.
The Kintampo Government Hospital have confirmed that 19 persons died in the fatal incident that occurred Sunday.
Some students from the Wenchi Senior High School were on an excursion to the Kintampo Waterfalls in the Brong Ahafo region when hilltop trees crashed on them following heavy rains.