Monday, 5th June 2023

Turkey earthquake

16 Mar
Ghanaian industrialist and philanthropist, Freedom Jacob Caesar, was on a business trip in Istanbul, last month when Turkey was struck by deadly earthquakes.
24 Feb
Events from Turkey in the last one week have broken the heart over and over again and laid bare the staggering fragility of the human life before nature’s relentless fury. On February 6, 2022, a devastating earthquake surged through parts of Turkey and Syria....
20 Feb
A powerful 6.4-magnitude earthquake has hit Turkey’s southern province of Hatay, terrifying those left in a region devastated by powerful twin earthquakes two weeks earlier.
19 Feb
The remains of former Ghana international footballer Christian Atsu who died in a devastating earthquake in Turkey were being flown home on Sunday, the country's foreign ministry said.
13 Feb
Turkish authorities have issued more than 100 arrest warrants over collapsed buildings, amid warnings that the death toll from the earthquake that struck parts of Turkey and Syria could double from the current tally of 28,000.
10 Feb
A Turkish woman was rescued Friday after spending more than 100 hours trapped in the rubble of her earthquake-hit home underneath her husband's dead body, a German non-profit organisation said.
10 Feb
The bodies of seven Cypriot students killed in the powerful earthquake that hit Turkey have been returned home, with Turkish media reporting that 19 children in the group died.
8 Feb
The coach of Christian Atsu's Turkish club Hatayspor said on Wednesday the Ghana midfielder has not been found following the devastating earthquake in Turkey despite contradictory announcements earlier this week.
8 Feb
Ghanaian footballer, Christian Atsu, has been pulled from the rubble of a building ‘with injuries’ after the earthquakes in Turkey, his club’s vice-president Mustafa Özat has told Turkish radio.
30 Oct 2020
Rescuers dug through heavy blocks of concrete with their bare hands on Friday in a desperate search for survivors from a powerful earthquake that levelled buildings across Greece and Turkey, killing at least 14 people.
23 Feb 2020
Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said Sunday that seven people including three children were killed in eastern Turkey after a 5.7 magnitude earthquake hit neighbouring Iran, the official Anadolu news agency reported.


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