Sad news emanating from Ajoa, a community in the Ahanta West Municipality of the Western region of Ghana indicates that a young mother has allegedly committed suicide with her son.
The motive behind this heinous act isn’t known yet. Eyewitnesses who were present at the scene disclosed to Paa Kwasi Simpson, host of the Omanbapa Morning Show at Connect Fm that they came to meet the lifeless bodies of the mother and her ward at the early hours Wednesday, January 18th 2023.
An image from the scene, kind courtesy 3News.Com
“We came to work in the building as labourers and saw the lifeless body of the lady and her son when we got there,” an eye witness by name Nana Yaw said.
“She could be in her early twenties whilst her son would be around four years. We don’t know where they come from and we don’t know any of their family members. They are still there on the ropes,” an eyewitness stated.
Assembly member of for Ajoa, Robert James Yankey when contacted also revealed the brief information he had gathered about the deceased.
“Information I have gathered is that residents around the community saw the young lady begging for money with her son yesterday around 4:00pm. Nobody saw them again until this morning when we saw them dead in the uncompleted building. We do not know her in this community so we believe she came from somewhere else,” he noted.
Horrid images from the scene shows the lifeless mother mother hanging with her son also hanging at one side with his hands tied up in a sorrowful manner.