A first year student of the Mampong Nursing and Midwifery Training College on Thursday killed herself in protest over the course she was offered by the college.
Bertha Frimpong allegedly drunk Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) and fell unconscious.
According to him, the deceased had wanted to pursue General Nursing but was offered Health Assistant Clinical, and had consistently expressed her dislike for the course.
The commander said the police did not find any suicide note.
This is the second suicide incident recorded in the region by a tertiary institution this year.
The first was the suicide of an 18-year old first year student of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
In the said the incident, the deceased, Adwoa Agyarka Anyimadu-Antwi only left a note that said “Sorry mummy and daddy for not being the girl you want me to be.”
Written by: KWADWO BAFFOE DONKOR