News reaching us indicates that one student sitting for this year’s ongoing Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE), has passed on.
Richard Mensah, 19, reportedly died on Wednesday, September 16,2020, at Apremdo in the Western Region.
He passed on at the Jemima Hospital at Kwesimintsim in the Western Region, his grandmother, who was speaking in an interview on Connect FM, said, he started complaining of headache on Saturday, September 12, 2020.
According to her, he was rushed to the hospital for treatment since he had an exams to sit on Monday, September 14, 2020. The grandmother of the deceased further stated that he felt a bit better and therefore, managed to participate in the exams.
Richard managed to write four out of the 10 papers that was supposed to be written Richard was a student of the Apowa Methodist Junior High School and was writing his exam at the St. Mary’s Senior High School Examination Center.