Fancy Gadam fans and Zylofon Media staff perish in gory accident

Several people died Friday afternoon following a road accident in Tamale.

The least nine persons are feared dead and several others injured after some fans of Fancy Gadam, a Tamale-based musician were involved the accident.

The fans were on their way to the Tamale Airport to welcome Fancy Gadam and Patoranking, a Nigerian musician who werebilled for a musical concert in Tamale on Saturday June 30, 2018 reports Mohammed Fugu.

According to eyewitnesses, one of the vans, the fans boarded had a burst tyre and the driver lost control and rammed into a moving long truck.

According to an eyewitness, the accident occurred when a vehicle conveying the fans, collided headon with another vehicle, which was said to have had a tyre burst, causing the driver to veer off the road.

Information available to indicates that, two females and four males lost their lives and about 16 people sustains various degrees of injury.

Fancy Gandam is one of the most celebrated musicians in the Northern Region of Ghana, and has a huge fan base who constantly support his events.