A 16 year old Junior High School Student of Child of Hope Preparatory School at Akyem Osiem, Barbra Asante has committed suicide.

The deceased was found hanging in the Kitchen of her parents house at Akyem Tafo on Tuesday.

The body of the deceased has been deposited at the Akyem Tafo Hospital Morgue.

An eye witness told Kasapa News, the deceased was noticed missing in the house on Tuesday, which was a holiday for pupils in Ghana. A searching for her whereabout by the mother proved futile, however, she was later found hanging in the kitchen when the mother was about to cook food for the family.

The Police was later notified and after taking inventories at the crime scene, deposited the body at the morgue while investigation continue.

Tattling information gathered indicate that, the deceased had complaint that she was seeing strange creatures following her and it is believed that compelled her to kill herself.

The devastated family of the deceased is currently assisting police to investigate the incident and are yet to make official statement on the incident.

Mercy Asare, mother of the 15 year old Junior High School(JHS) student who committed suicide by hanging at the Kitchen has told Kasapa FM that her daughter, before her tragic death told her a dream the previous night that she had buried her own dead body.


According to the mother of the deceased, she was taken aback by the narration of her daughter hence advised her to pray against it for God to parry any bad omen.

Barbara Asante, was a Junior High School Student of Child Hope Preparatory School at Akyem Osiem in the East Akyem Municipality of the Eastern region .

She was found hanging at the Kitchen of her her mother at Akyem Tafo on Tuesday around 2:30pm.



The mother of the deceased, told Kasapa News the deceased daughter who was living with her Father at Akyem Asiakwa near Kibi told her during a visit ,she wouldn’t stay with the father any longer .She said, the deceased failed to give tangible reason to what informed her decision, and since then the deceased was staying with her at Akyem New Tafo until her untimely death.

According to the mother ,the deceased developed passion for evangelism hence mostly went out to preach the gospel. She said Evelyn did not show any sign of trouble or trauma before her death.

The body of the deceased has been deposited at the Akyem Tafo government Hospital Morgue.


Source: kasapafmonline.com