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16th July 2011, 10:30 AM
A fishing vessel, ACE 3, has caught fire at the inner perimeter of the Tema fishing habour.

The incident is reported to have occurred as a result of a welding job on the vessel at about 1pm on Friday.

The Public Affairs Director of the Ghana Ports and Habours Authority, Oscar Cudjoe told Joy News the situation was serious.


He said his outfit was notified as soon as the vessel caught fire and as at 5pm, firemen were still fighting the blaze.

Source: Joy News/Ghana