In a statement on the Hello! Project website, Ogawa Rena has announced she has graduated from Kobushi Factory and Hello! Project
Ogawa Rena first went on hiatus in early July due to an anxiety neurosis. After consulting with her doctor she has decided to terminate her activities as an idol.
In her last blog post Ogawa thanks all her fans and apologizes to them for surprising them with the news.
Representative Director Takeshi Nishiguchi also made a statement:
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