14-year-old drowned at midnight while talking to lover

[Ghanacrimes.com] —- The traditional leaders of Swedru led by Safohene Ama Adoma, Tufuhene, Nana Kojo Ackom II and the traditional priestess, Ekua Nyamah have poured libation and slaughtered two fouls and a sheep to pacify the gods. This action is to let the rescue team, numbering about 20 including elderly men, entered the river to successfully rescue a drowned child.

Two teenage Burkinabes named Ekua Bogge (14 years) and her 18 year old boyfriend were standing in front of a shop at about 2AM midnight today, 29th March 2021, when a Toyota Corolla knocked them and pushed them into the Akora River.

The car has been rescued by good Samaritans. One of the rescued persons from the car was pronounced dead on arrival. Bogge’s 18-year-boyfriend, together with three other survivors from the Toyota Corolla currently are currently receiving treatment at the Agona Swedru Government Hospital.

However, the 14-year-old Ekua Bogge is nowhere to be found and the rescue mission are swimming trying to locate her body.