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Student dies at Oyoko Methodist SHS

BY: Zadok K. Gyesi

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has confirmed that a form two student of the Oyoko Methodist Senior High School in the Eastern Region has died.

The deceased, Ms Jennifer Naa Doku Bolar, a General Arts student died on Thursday, July 30, 2020.

A statement issued by the Head of Public Relations Unit of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Cassandra Twum Ampofo, on Friday, July 31, 2020, said Jennifer, after writing the last paper of the semester exams on Thursday, July 30, reported sick to the school nurse and while she was being attended to, she collapsed and was rushed to St. Joseph Hospital.

According to her, the deceased’s aunt who works at Koforidua was immediately informed, pointing out that “Jennifer unfortunately died on arrival at the emergency ward.”

She expressed the condolences of the management of GES to the family of the deceased, saying GES is still waiting for the hospital authorities for the cause of death.