Ghanaians mourn rising female artiste killed in gory road crash

Nana Addo Mahama Others Mourn Ebony

Nana Addo Mahama Others Mourn Ebony

Departed dancehall artiste Ebony Reigns was expected to depart for Belgium Saturday until her fatal auto crash late Thursday night at Mankranso in the Ashanti region.

The driver of the Jeep survived the crash, but is now unconscious and receiving treatment, according to police.

Two others according to the report contained in an audio from Kumasi-based Ultimate FM indicates that a military officer and a young girl in her mid fifteens also died in the ghastly accident involving the black Jeep vehicle of the musician and the VIP bus at about 11Pm on Thursday.

The two military officials also died later at the Bechem Government Hospital after they were rushed there DSP John Adusei, Mankraso District Commander, revealed.

Ebony, real name Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, was signed to Rufftown Records and Midas touch Inc.


Ebony has won many awards including the Artiste of the Year at the 2017 Bass Awards and Best Female Video and New Discovery at the 2017 4syte Music Video Awards. She was born on 16th February, 1997.

Fellow artists, fans and supporters have been sharing their condolences on social media.

"Rest Well Ebony Reigns!". Kafra. The end time is fast approaching.

"...she was a queen to me, that' why from day one, she was named [Nana] Ohemaa, and the title showed her personality, he said and touted her daughter's unique musical talents".

In March 2016 Ebony released her major hit single "Kupe", which is a household anthem in Ghana and some other African countries.

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