Stop sharing pictures of Ebony Reigns - Tourism minister warns Ghanaians

Stop sharing pictures of Ebony Reigns - Tourism minister warns Ghanaians

Tourism minister, Katherine Afeku, has decried the circulation of pictures from the accident scene of departed music star, Ebony Reigns.

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Hours after news broke of the death of Ebony, various gory pictures showing the lifeless body of Ebony and two other persons started circulating on social media. The tourism minister has fiercely condemned this practice stating that it goes against the dignity of the music star.

In a press statement, the minister wrote " I wish to caution against the indiscriminate sharing of the accident images. Let us respect the sanctity and dignity of our dear departed sister".

Meanwhile, father of the popular songstress, Ebony Reigns has bemoaned what he terms the hypocrisy of Ghanaians following the death of his daughter.

Nana Poku Kwarteng says although he is in pain mourning the death of his daughter, his heart bleeds at the level of hypocrisy that most Ghanaians showed regarding her death.

Following the accident of the music star, many Ghanaians took to social media lamenting what they feel as an unfortunate and unpardonable accident.

The fatal accident of the music star has been linked to a heap of sand which was stationed just at the road path where Ebony and her crew were plying.

In an attempt to swerve the heap of sand, the Jeep carrying all three passengers crashed into a VIP bus leading to the immediate death of the singer.

So far, the bodies of Ebony, the soldier and another man are at Mankranso Hospital.

As investigations are ongoing. Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng is Ebony’s real name. She was born on February 16, 1997.

Ebony is a Ghanaian dancehall artist is widely known for her hit songs "Poison" and "Kupe", she was discovered by Bullet, a member of Ruff n Smooth fame.

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