A house fire has killed the wife, 3 children, niece and the mother-in-law of Pastor Ato Kessie, the head pastor of the Dansoman District Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) church.
The incident happened between 5 and 6 am on Sunday, August 19, 2018.
At the time of the accident, Pastor Ato Kessie was not in the house.
Pastor Anto Kessie had reportedly gone for a camp meeting, leaving the wife and their three children, a niece and mother-in-law in the house.
All the 5 family members perished in the accident. The late Mrs Kessie was a teacher at Valley View University (VVU) Basic School.