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Source: starrfmonline.com - A two-year-old girl has been confirmed dead following a boat accident on the Volta Lake on Wednesday.
Reports say a commercial boat carrying 20 people from Afram-plains in the Kwahu-North district to Gemeni in South Dayi of the Volta region capsized after a heavy windstorm on the lake.
The Kpando Municipal Coordinator of the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO), Ernest Dzegblah
"There was a heavy storm that capsized the boat. All the people were retrieved, except a little girl of two who was not retrieved".
He also disclosed that majority of the passengers aboard the boat were not wearing life jackets.