Daniel Mensah,a 16years old boy who sat for the 2018 Basic Education Certificate Examination and got aggregate 47, has committed suicide in Brenuakyim, a town at Tarkwa in the Western region.
According to reports he hanged himself after he failed to get a placement to any of his selected Senior High Schools after the placement was released.
Daniel who although failed his BECE exams, he was hopeful of getting a placement in an SHS so he could continue with his education- a dream which failed to come true leading him to take his own life.
Daniel before killing himself left a suicide note for his parents urging them not to think about him anymore.
“I can’t stay on this earth anymore because I did not get school,” the suicide note read.