Handy Phone Numbers Every Home Should Have

Dialing on Phone

emergency phone numbers

During emergencies, there are some emergency phone numbers that you absolutely need to remember. Here are some essential contact information you need to have at your fingertips.

  1. Electricity Company Of Ghana (ECG)

The Electricity Company of Ghana are responsible for providing quality, reliable and safe electricity service to support the economic growth and development of Ghana.

For any complaints on electricity in your home, call ECG on 0302.611.611

  1. Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL)

Ghana Water Company Limited is a utility company fully owned by the state. The company is responsible for potable water supply to all urban commiunities.

Contact the nation’s water utility provider on 0302.666.7817 

  1. Ghana Police Service

The Ghana Police Service exists to deliver services in Crime Prevention Detection, Apprehension and Prosecution of offenders consistent with the expectations of Ghana stakeholders for maximum protection, safe, secure and peaceful communities.

The police is your friend. Should the need arise make sure you dial 191

  1. Ghana Fire Service:

The functions of the Ghana National Fire Service is to heighten the role of the individual in the prevention of fires, coordinate and advise on the training of personnel in the fire fighting and offer rescue and evacuation services to those trapped by fire or in other emergency situatiions.

If there is ever a fire in your home or neighbourhood, protect lives and property by quickly dialing  192 or 999

  1. Ghana Ambulance Service:

For any emergency involving the need for an ambulance call 193

  1. National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO)

NADMO seeks to enhance the capacity of society to prevent and manage disasters and to improve the livelihood of the poor and vulnerable in rural communities through effective disaster management, social mobilisation and employment generation.

Should disaster strike contact the Accra office on 024.450.8351 or 0302.762.593

 

It’s a good idea to print and keep these emergency phone numbers and keep them somewhere easy to retrieve like on the fridge.

Share with a friend

Related posts

You Probably Do Not Change Your Bedsheets Frequently Enough

You Probably Do Not Change Your Bedsheets Frequently Enough

How often do you change or wash your sheets?  We got you thinking huh? Many of us keep the same…

Share with a friend
Read More

visa free countries for ghana

List of Visa Free Countries for Ghana Passport Holders, 2020

Your passport is a ticket that allows you to travel and explore different countries apart from the one that you…

Share with a friend
Read More

meQasa Home Flood Protection flooding

Tips to Protect Your Home Against Flooding

Nature is beautiful, but a few times during the year it turns against mankind wreaking havoc with natural disasters like flooding. When…

Share with a friend
Read More

Comments

  • Home Fire Safety & Prevention Tips – meQasa blog
    10 October, 2017 14:51

    […] There’s nothing more frustrating than being unable to call for help when you’re in a pinch. During emergencies, every household member must know what emergency numbers to contact. It also helps to post the emergency numbers, toll-free and/or paid in a visible area in case you can’t remember. This is especially useful in a country like Ghana where there are different emergency numbers for different situations. You can generally dial 911/999/192 for the general emergency service. As a precaution, research all the handy phone numbers every home should have in Ghana. […]

  • Common Real Estate Scams and How to Avoid Them – meQasa blog
    7 July, 2016 09:27

    […] after all these, you find yourself a victim of a real estate scam in Ghana, report to the nearest police station as soon as possible and be ready to cooperate with the police in order to apprehend the […]

  • Tips to Protect Your Home Against Flooding – meQasa blog
    14 June, 2016 12:13

    […] Way before the floods, assemble a flood kit (money, change of clothes, flashlight, passport/ID, handy phone numbers, etc) and come to agreement with your family on an emergency exit plan so that you can quickly grab […]

Join The Discussion

Search

October 2020

  • M
  • T
  • W
  • T
  • F
  • S
  • S
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31

November 2020

  • M
  • T
  • W
  • T
  • F
  • S
  • S
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
0 Adults
0 Children
Pets
Size
Price

Compare listings

Compare