A final year student at Akwatia Technical Institute in the Eastern region, Atiko Danso Helbert, has lost his life in a bet of GHc1,000 in the Liverpool and Barcelona game played on Tuesday.
According to details available to rainbowradioonline.com the student fell after he jumped in joy over the victory chalked by Liverpool.
The Vice Principal of the school, Mr Ernest Yeboah , confirmed to Rainbow Radio’s Banahen that the school received information the student has fell and died at a betting centre where he went to watch the ball.
He said the boy fell in joy over the victory chalked by Liverpool.
He said the body of the deceased has been deposited at St. Dominic Hospital.
The Vice Principal has therefore administer parents to check activities of their cards to prevent these kind of betting they engage in.