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)

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

  1. Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL)

Contact the nation’s water utility provider on 0302.666.7817 

  1. Ghana Police Service

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

  1. Ghana Fire Service:

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)

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.