Fidelity bank banner NewsExpress advert
Ghanaian music star killed in crash shortly before leaving for European tour

By Thomas Naadi on 10/02/2018

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 1,328

•Late rising Ghanaian music star Ebony Reigns
•Late rising Ghanaian music star Ebony Reigns

Ebony Reigns, who died after a late night crash in her native Ghana on Thursday, had been due to begin a European tour at the weekend.

The rising star, born Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, died alongside two others when her jeep collided head-on with a bus on the Sunyani-Kumasi road.

Reigns rose to prominence with her songs titled Poison, Kupe and Sponsor, while one of her latest songs “Maame Hwe” takes on domestic violence in Ghana.

She was the favourite to win the artist of the year in the upcoming Ghana Music awards.

The news of her death has sent ripples across the country and many in Ghana have been reacting on social media.

British comedian-turned-rapper Michael Dapaah, also known as Big Shaq, who has Ghanaian roots, tweeted:

Her death has ones again raised concerns about the high incidence of road accidents in the country.

According to local site Ghanaweb, more than 2,000 people died on Ghana's roads in 2017. (BBC)

 

Source News Express

Posted 10/02/2018 12:49:07 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

REVEALED: 3 natural ways to get stronger erections, last 25minutes on bed, and increase manhood size without using drugs. Also, Natural Prostrate Enlargement Remedy.. Get In HERE...

 

You may also like...
Uduaghan commends INEC, Deltans for peaceful conduct of...

Women Arise, CEE-HOPE seek justice for engineer murdered...

Freed Dapchi schoolgirls flown back home to reunite...

NMA charges FG to improve health sector

Odion Ighalo wins Edo State Player of the...

Kaduna APC writes off faction, pitches tent with...

Ijaw communities protest Appeal Court verdict in $1.5bn...

Okowa calls for speedy trial of kidnap cases...

Cleric arrested for extortion during UTME

2017 census: NPC tasks residents of Anambra LG...

Politicians turn burial of Ebonyi mother into a...

UN atomic chief warns on ‘nuclear terrorism’

 

Latest News BREAKING: Real Madrid beat Liverpool in 2018 Champions League final EFCC begins probe of Obasanjo's $16bn power projects 30th May will witness a total lock-down of South East, South South - IPOB Police Recruitment: JAMB screens 37,000 candidates in 156 CBT centres Armed bandits kill community leader in Benue JOHESU appeals court judgement ordering it to suspend strike Anti-graft fight: We need support, not condemnation — FG If you use your powers negatively, posterity will haunt you - Jonathan tells Buhari Military confirms fire incident at Conoil fields in Bayelsa MeCAM laments effects of wanton killings on Nigerian children, tasks FG IDPs rape report: Stop living in denial, HURIWA tells FG 2018 African Brand Congress to hold in Nigeria

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (346,007 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (342,950 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (274,121 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (225,374 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (205,622 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (203,450 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (177,486 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (159,765 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (150,660 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (144,012 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (140,406 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (132,801 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (43) Business & Economy (3,163) Business Verdict (43) Columnists (858) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (498) Features (598) Global Business Monitor (275) International (1,974) Interview (149) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (120) News (35,633) Opinion (973) Pidgin (10) Politics (5,079) Religion (747) Sports (1,519) Stock Watch (29) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN banner

Firstmobile banner

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

Boko Haram commanders surrender

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

REVEALED: 3 natural ways to get stronger erections, last 25minutes on bed, and increase manhood size without using drugs. Also, Natural Prostrate Enlargement Remedy.. Get In HERE...

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement