Five children have lost their lives after a boat accident on the Volta River, Sunday.
The Ghana Navy is at the scene coordinating rescue efforts.
The boat was carrying passengers from Nantwekope to Yeji hit a tree stump in the middle of the journey and capsized.
There were about 60 passengers on board during the tragedy, according to rescuers. The passengers were travelling to Yeji with their foodstuff to trade between Sunday and Tuesday.
The body of the deceased have been deposited at the morgue.