Reports reaching the desk on Jupdateafrica.com has it that fire has engulfed Accra Academy senior high this evening.
According to an eyewitness [Name withheld] who spoke to this portal, the fire started around 7:00 p.m. at Alema and Halm Addo halls, at a time the students were attending prep in their classrooms, one of the school’s private security officials who blocked access to the area.
No casualty was recorded in the Wednesday fire incident.
He added that as of that time, no fire service personnel have arrived at the scene to battle the inferno
Watch the video below;
Accra academy on fire pic.twitter.com/B8Op4vaLFw
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The Accra Academy was the first private academy to be established in the Gold Coast, present-day Ghana. The academy is one of the foremost secondary educational institutions in Ghana and operates as a non-denominational day and boarding boys’ school, located at Bubuashie, near Kaneshie in the Greater Accra Region.