A “deceased” woman whose body was deposited at the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital Mortuary in Sekondi has reportedly risen from death.
The family of the woman were left in a state of shock after she rose from the morgue barely 12 hours after she was sent there.
According to a report by 3news, the woman has been identified as one Ophelia Baah, a mother of four children.
The report suggests she was rushed to the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital on Thursday evening due to diabetic complications.
pronounced dead by the medical officer on duty soon upon arrival at the facility.
Her remains were quickly conveyed to the hospital’s morgue.
Her husband, Robert Donkoh, told Connect FM, the family went home amidst weeping and wailing.
The whole household was so sombre till Friday morning when they decided to visit the morgue to ensure she was embalmed.
“When we got to the mortuary around 6 am, we were told my wife had been sent to the casualty because she has come back to life,” the husband explained.
With shock, amazement, and joy all mixed, the family rushed to the casualty ward, and truly, Ophelia had been put on oxygen.
According to the husband, the Mortuary attendant on duty told him, he (the attendant) was going to prepare some bodies for embalmment only to enter to see Ophelia sitting in the midst of the dead bodies.
They quickly brought a stretcher to convey her back to the casualty ward.
Ophelia, who according to the husband, has been battling with diabetes for some time, is currently receiving treatment.