A video of a 17 year-old Senior High School girl babysitting her twin children in uniform at the campus of Offinso Namon Senior High Technical School in the Ashanti Region has shaking the internet.
In the video, the second year SHS student was spotted carrying one of her twins at her back, one in front while holding a school bag heading towards the school.
The mother of two, identified as Beatrice Agyei was later seen babysitting her twins in the school during contact hours while her colleagues were in class learning.
Upon follow up, OTEC News’ Kwame Agyenim Boateng on Wednesday July 14, 2021 reported that the 17 year old girl is an orphan, single mother who has been going to school with her two year old twins for the past eight months.
Narrating her story, Beatrice Agyei disclosed that she mistakenly got pregnant after the demise of her parents which exposed her to an untold hardship.
Beatrice added that she worked as a labourer with a food vendor after the passage of her parents earning three Ghana cedis per day
She further disclosed that she met the father of her twins who promised to help her complete senior high school education.
The man according to Beatrice lure her to bed in the process.
Now with twins, Beatrice is struggling to complete her senior high education
The only family member ready to take the twins is her 80 year old grandmother who has also been sick on bed for the past two years.
It was revealed that the headmistress of Namon Senior High Technical School Mrs Pearl Owusu has been very supportive to the poor girl ensuring that she gets to the classroom every day to learn.
Beatrice who has vowed to be a nurse has since been going to school with her twins
“I have always dream to become a nurse and nothing will stop me from achieving my goals “she said.