Death has laid its icy hands on Ghanaian dancehall artist Ebony Reigns - 4 years ago
Ghana woke up, Friday, to the shocking news of sensational artiste, Ebony Reign’s demise and the pictures trickling in are very disturbing, to say the least. Ebony is said to have died in a gory road accident, late Thursday evening on the Sunyani-Kumasi road. According to police, the 20-year-old singer and two military officers were on board a Jeep with registration AS 497—16 from Sunyani heading towards Kumasi when it collided head-on with a VIP bus heading towards Sunyani from Kumasi. The two military occupants also died later at the Bechem Government Hospital after they were rushed there, DSP John Adusei, Mankraso District Commander, confirmed to Joy FM. Per the pictures available to GhanaWeb.com, Ebony’s body and two others laid lifeless with blood all over their faces at the accident scene. One was in a military uniform, the other in a white t-shirt while Ebony was in a black top and yellow shorts. Another picture of Ebony’s lifeless body believed to have been taken at the Bechem Government Hospital captured her bite the tongue, one eye was closed and the other opened with a cut on her head. Ebony’s passing comes after rising to stardom and at a time many have tipped her to win Artiste of the Year at the Ghana Music Awards. She was known for her risqué onstage acts and erotic performances. Among her hit songs were ‘Poison’, ‘Sponsor’, ‘Hustle’, ‘Kupe’ and ‘Maame Hwe’.