• Rest in peace
• He died from injuries sustained as he attempted to climb a tree to gain access to campus.
• The university regulations required anyone who reported after 11 pm be denied entry. Due to that, the deceased was refused entry by security at the premise.
Mr. Joseph Amoako, a former student of Liaoning Shihua University, China passed on at the Fushun Hospital of Shengjiang Group of CMU , Fushun, Liaoning Province. He died from life injuries sustained as he attempted to climb a tree to gain access to campus. He died on November 1.
The incident occurred on the morning of Tuesday, 29th October 2019.
THE UNIVERSITY REGULATIONS REQUIRED ANYONE WHO REPORTS AFTER 11 PM IS DENIED ENTRY. DUE TO THIS, THE DECEASED WAS REFUSED ENTRY BY SECURITY AT THE UNIVERSITY’S GATE.
A day after the incident, some News agencies reported, Joseph Amoako had passed on but a letter from the National Executive Committee (NEC) of NUGS-China states, Joseph Amoako wasn't dead but is in a critically unstable situation at a hospital and as a matter of fact was on life support.
Doctors had not declared him dead neither had the hospital initiated any process of issuing a death certificate. NUGS-China advised, anyone to desist from making pronouncements that seek to suggest that he is dead.
Read the letter below:
Greetings Honourable Members,
The National Executive Committee (NEC) of NUGS-China appreciates the concern and empathy that leaders and members of our noble union show towards our brother Joseph Amoako who is currently in a critically unstable situation at a hospital in China. For the avoidance of doubt and to clear any misinformaton being peddled around concerning the status of our brother on various social media and news portals, (NEC) would like to set the records straight to get all leaders and members informed about the "real issues on the ground' as stated hereunder.
First and foremost, we wish to state without any equivocation that JOSEPH AMOAKO IS STILL ON LIFE SUPPORT.
Doctors have not declared him dead and neither has the hospital initiated any process of issuing death certificate to that effect so let's desist from making pronouncements that seek to suggest that he is dead.
In addition, NEC IS IN CONTACT WITH THE LOCAL LEADERSHIP AND THE GHANA EMBASSY AS WELL AS THE FAMILY OF JOSEPH AMOAKO.
In as much as our brother is not a member of NUGS-China, he is still a Ghanaian (a student nonetheless). NEC is therefore in consultation with the Ghana Embassy and the local Ghanaian leadership of Fushun city who are in touch with our brother at the Hospital. Medical reports and the current condition of our brother have been forwarded by the President of NUGS-China, Hon. Felix Gyawu Addo to the Ghana Embassy (Mr. Eddie Authur) who is currently following up on the matter. We would therefore entreat all leaders and their respective chapter members alike to be patient, circumspect in their pronouncements and wait for an official communique on the status of our brother from NEC before they publish any information in connection with the forgoing on social media.
NEC wishes to state that at the time of filing this communique our brother is not dead!!!
Let us be patient and pray for our brother for a speedy recovery.
Thank you all.
Felix Gyawu Addo
Bekoe Bernard Boamah
Below is a CCTV footage, showing the deceased falling off from a tree as he attempted to climb a fence after arriving on campus late from town with friends.
Wentitrel multimedia has received a letter dated 4th November from the National Executive Committee (NEC) of NUGS-China states, Joseph Amoako has passed on.
Read the letter below
University regulations required anyone who reported after 11 pm be denied entry. Due to that, the deceased was refused entry by security at the premise.
It is alleged that, as the deceased tried scaling over the fence he unfortunately fell off sustaining life-threatening injuries that required he undergoes an immediate brain surgery as a result of fetal brain damage due to the impact from the fall.
Joseph Amoako on a hospital bed after the fall
The insurance company responsible for covering the cost of surgery and other hospital bills, couldn't come through on time with the payment on the day of admission at the hospital. Forcing the international student Federation of Liaoning Shihua University (LSHU-ISF), to urgently raise funds (50,000RMB equivalent to 7,091.03USD) for the surgery through wechat and alipay China’s most popular social media app.
May his soul rest in peace.
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