Dr Bawumia said that the state will also ensure that a resettlement project is put in place for the victims.
The team also visited the St. Michael Catholic Parish Hall, where the displaced residents are currently being housed. Also, government presented some food and relief items to the victims.
The explosion occurred at Bogoso in the Western region on Thursday when a Firearms Unit at Tarkwa was escorting some explosives from MAXAM Company in Tarkwa, in a DAF truck with registration number WR 2252 – 18, to the Chirano Gold Mines in the Western North Region.
En route to the mines, a motorcycle from the opposite direction ran under the van carrying the explosives.
The motorcycle caught fire, ignited the van which burst into flames which led to the explosion.