A female student has been reported dead in University Of Ghana, Legon after jumping off her balcony from the 4th floor.According to reports gathered by ghpage.com ,the lady was believed to be in room 407 of Akuaffo Hall Annex A.
The student, whose name according to reports is Jennifer Nyarko is said to be in her final year and was a consumer science student.
It is unclear what may have caused the fall. Reports ghpage.com gathered from some students suggest that she was suffering from hay fever.
Other unconfirmed reports also suggests it was an act suicide, but some of her friends also revealed that she had been suffering from bipolar disorder.
Porters at the hall found her on the floor on Wednesday dawn, with severe head injuries.
Meanwhile, hospital sources say she was dead upon arrival with deep cracks on her skull.
And according to the porter of the residence hall said;
“Around 4.45am we were at post and we heard a sound from outside, so my partner and I went outside to check what was happening but we didn’t see anything so we thought it might have been a car so we returned to post.Later, some students from the first floor came back to tell us they had seen a body lying down on the floor. So we quickly rushed there to see and it was true. We called the Legon security and the police and they came for her body.”“As at now we don’t know what may have caused this. She is now in the hospital. We saw her lying down and bleeding from her head. Such cases involve investigations so we didn’t want to touch her. We could see that the head was broken. We are all waiting to hear from the doctor.”