At least 20 more people also injured in the incident near Kintampo town, according to police.
101 East15 Dec 2016 19:28 GMT
101 East travels into Ghana's tropical rainforest where 30,000 Chinese miners hunt for gold.
Politics10 Dec 2016 04:09 GMT
President Mahama concedes defeat to former foreign minister Akufo-Addo, who was making his third bid for the top job.
Africa09 Dec 2016 08:55 GMT
Civil society urges election commission to quickly release results, as ruling party rejects opposition victory claims.
Africa08 Dec 2016 19:30 GMT
As President John Dramani Mahama prepares to face his competition, Ghanaians opine on whether he should be re-elected.
Politics08 Dec 2016 13:51 GMT
Elections come at a time of severe economic decline and reports of rising voter intimidation in West African nation.
Ghana07 Dec 2016 08:34 GMT
The race is tight with President John Mahama and his rival Nana Akufo Addo running neck and neck in opinion polls.
Crime04 Dec 2016 19:17 GMT
The fake embassy operated illegally for a decade issuing visas at a cost of $6,000 each, according to State Department.
Ghana21 Sep 2016 13:00 GMT
Campaigners urge removal of Indian social activist's statue from university, saying he was racist towards black people.
Africa21 Sep 2016 10:06 GMT
Ghana, which experienced 159 days of blackout last year, is struggling to find viable energy solutions.
Ghana15 Apr 2016 14:53 GMT
President urges public to remain calm after memo leaked to media says country could be targeted by armed groups.
Africa18 Feb 2016 22:25 GMT
Collision between passenger bus and cargo truck underlines West African nation's relatively high rate of road deaths.
Guantanamo Bay 06 Jan 2016 22:33 GMT
Two detainees of Yemeni origin to be resettled in the west African nation after spending years in the notorious prison.
Africa Investigates17 Dec 2015 06:29 GMT
We investigate why breast cancer is such a deadly disease for women in West Africa.
Special series22 Nov 2015 13:57 GMT
We follow one man's astounding undercover crusade to expose judicial corruption in Ghana.
Women Make Change31 Oct 2015 17:17 GMT
In rural Ghana, bursaries and extra training are helping girls stay in secondary school and shape their futures.
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