Foursquare pastor hangs himself a week after the wife’s death

It was confusion on Saturday evening as a pastor of the Foursquare Gospel Church Ghana committed suicide and blamed it on a former roommate.

Pastor Kwabbena Bonsu in his late thirties, hanged himself in his single room apartment at Kasoa Chinese near Tuba Junction in Accra.

This sad event came exactly a week after his wife died. The wife, a hairdresser by profession,  is currently in the morgue. They were survived by a six month old baby.

A suicide note supposedly written by the deceased, which police personnel stationed at Kasoa Tollbooth found in his room, read: “I Love My wife. Esther killed us. Why Esther? No Peace For You”Pastor-commits-suicide

It was gathered from a close source that the Esther he wrote about, used to live with them in the single room apartment but had to leave the place because of financial disagreement.

An eyewitness, Eric Akoto, a gosple singer, told an online news platform,, that the man owed the accused GHC700, whilst the wife also indebted to the same lady to the tune of GHC300.

He said the man’s wife started complaining of stomachache few days after Esther left the apartment but could not survive it.

The husband was also found dead around 6pm, just a week after.

Investigations are still going on; as the police are still in search for Pastor Kwabena, Bonsu neighbor


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