Former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) is among residents in the Ashanti Region affected by recent floods.
This follows two hours of rain which affected parts of the city.
The Ashanti Regional capital, Kumasi, has experienced two successive nights of heavy rains.
Property running into thousands of cedis has been destroyed by floods at the newly-built Kejetia Market.
The distraught former Mayor accused city authorities of failing to take action against persons building in waterways.
Mr Sarpong said he has lodged countless complaints at the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly but no action has been taken.