A fire outbreak which started around 12:30 am on Saturday, August 15 on the Kingston Avenue at the Takoradi Market Circle has destroyed about five stores.
First Samuel, a popular provision shop at the market was also affected by the inferno.
Western Regional Fire Service PRO, DO3 Emma Bonney told Citi News several groceries were destroyed in the fire-outbreak which took five hours to putout.
He said, they deployed about seven fire tenders before they were able to bring the inferno under control.
This comes barely a after fire destroyed a number of structures at a kiosk estate at Shiashie in Accra on Friday.
Part of the Electoral Commission’s Greater Accra Regional office was also gutted by fire on Friday.