A final year student has passed away after catching malaria some few weeks academic work begun to prepare final Year students for their WASSCE.
The number of death cases in Senior High Schools have increased to three.
A statement from the Ghana Education Service read that the female Student of Methodist Girls High School located at Mamfe in the Eastern region died from Acute Malaria.
The Statement said the student whose name was given as Cindy Aku Sika Addo was rushed to the Tetteh Quarshie hospital on Thursday, July 16 but was transferred to Koforidua Regional Hospital on Friday where she met her untimely death.
GES has assured the affected family of a befitting burial for their deceased child.
Read Statement below: