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Earth tremor causes panic in parts of Accra, Ghana

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The Extinction Protocol

July 2014GHANA– An earth tremor hit parts of Accra on Thursday night with residents of Bortianor and neighboring communities confirming they felt the earth move. The Earth tremor which occurred around 8 pm lasted for about six seconds. Residents said though the earth tremor is not new, last night’s vibrations were of a higher magnitude. Meanwhile the Chief Executive Officer of Development Geo-Information Service (DeGEOSERV), Prof. Emmanuel Amamoo-Otchere is cautioning residents in the affected areas to either relocate or take steps to protect their buildings against earth tremors. He explained that even though the situation may not be frightening currently, the magnitude could increase and cause major destruction to life and properties in earthquake prone zones. Records indicate that in 1615, earthquakes occurred in Ghana with magnitude greater than 6.0 on the Richter Scale. The last three major earthquakes occurred in Ghana in 1862, 1906 and 1939…

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Written by bobby90247

July 29, 2014 at 1:03 pm

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