News: Obituaries

Life History Of Late Edwin Ofori - Born 17th September 1950 Died 11th May 2015

Friday, May 15, 2015 Edwin Ofori was born to Mr Thomas Ohene Ofori and Madam Abena Darkowaa Ofori at Akwapim Akropong in the Eastern Region of Ghana on 17th September, 1950. He grew up mostly in the cocoa-growing area of Nuamakrom, along the central railway line linking Accra and Huni Valley. After completing ...

Obituary: Mr Kwabena Osei Bonsu is dead

Thursday, May 14, 2015 PRINCE OSEI BONSU, a Ghanaian freelance based in the USA, regret to announced the sudden death of his father. The sad incident occurred at the Sunyani Government Hospital on the May, 12th, 2915. Mr Kwabena Osei Bonsu was 85 years of age. Sunrise : April, 23rd, 1930. Sunset : M ...

Biography Of Mr. John Eshun

Saturday, May 9, 2015 Mr. John Eshun was born on 5th December, 1937 to the late Jamesu Asua (father) and Maame Aturu (mother) at Bonsokrom in Ahanta West. However, his hometown is Himakrom also in Ahanta West District. Mr. John Eshun learnt carpentry at Kakoase, Tarkwa from Mr. James Aryeh. After complet ...

Anyenum Kwame Ampene: Founder Of The Guan Congress Joins His Ancestors

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Anyenum Kwame Ampene, 91, founder of the Guan Congress and a regular columnist of The weekly Spectator newspaper, will be laid to rest at Anum Boso on Saturday, 18th April 2015. This will be preceded by funerary rites at the Forecourt of the State House in Accra on Saturday, 18th April 2015. Time ...

Rans Mensah Boateng an employee of US Federal Reserve Bank (FRB) in Atlanta Georgia passed away at 67

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Atlanta GA: Rans Mensah Boateng 67 an employee of US Federal Reserve Bank (FRB) in Atlanta Georgia passed on to glory last Thursday March 5 after a brief bout with lung cancer . Rans was the third child of the late Opanin Adu Notwiri and late Obaapnin Yaa Bema of Atimatim, Kumasi ,Ghana. Afte ...

New Statesman Editor Buries Late Father Next Week

Friday, March 13, 2015 The final funeral rites of the late Catechist Samuel Kwaku Dede Amankwah, takes place on March 21, 2015, at Nkawanda No.1, the 5th town after Anyinam, on the Accra-Kumasi road. He was the father of our colleague Editor of The New Statesman, Comrade Kwabena Amankwah. Our heartfelt sympat ...

COMRADE NANA KOBINA KOOMSON DIES AT 81

Sunday, February 8, 2015 The death is reported of Comrade Nana Kobina Koomson at the VRA hospital at Aboadze near Takoradi. He was 81. The late Nana Kobina Koomson,who hails from Sekyere Hemang in the Mpohor Wassa-East District of the Western Region,was the chairman of the ARBICOM for the Lower Sekyere zonal office of th ...

Nana Amma Ansaa Sasraku (1930-2014)

Friday, January 9, 2015 The Adofo, Quartey, Biney, Dwamena-Nyanteh, Akuffo-Parry, Adumea, Ampaw, Akurang-Parry, and Asa-Awuku families announce with profound sorrow the passing of Nana Amma Ansaa Sasraku, Queen-mother of Mamfe-Akuapem, and Kyidohemaa of Akuapem. Born Margaret Ariel Amma Ansaa Opare in Mamfe, on J ...

Deputy Ashanti Regional Organizer Of NPP, Kwame Adu Passes On

Monday, December 22, 2014 Deputy Ashanti Regional Organizer of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) is dead. News Hunter Daily Magazine has learnt that Kwame Adu died from a short illness last night at 10:30pm. He was the then Organizer for Afigyase Asokore Constituency before being elected as the Deputy Reg ...
Emeritus Ali Mazuri

Emeritus Ali Mazuri retires to the ancestral home, fare thee well!

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 On 13th October 2014 Ali Al amin Mazrui passed on at the elderly age of 81 in the United States. News of his death came with shockwaves in the intellectual community throughout the world and particularly in his birth continent Africa and the United States where he taught at Binghamton University, Ne ...
Late Madam Comfort Dwamena (a.k.a Adwoa Benewaa)

Funeral Rites For Late Madam Comfort Dwamena (a.k.a Adwoa Benewaa)

Monday, September 22, 2014 Asona Abusuapanin Kooheneba, Kade; Abusuapanin Gyarteng; Abusuapanin Tetteh Mensah; Abusuapanin Amoah Bosompem; Abusuapanin Kwabena Gyesi; Obaapanin Asi Nkwagye; Obaapanin Akua Sophie; Obaapanin Akua Donkor; Opanin Kwame Asumang; Opanin Kwadwo Atwere; Opanin Kwadwo Nifa; Obaapanin Adwoa Serwaa; O ...
Prof. Alexander A. Kwapong, Former UNU Vice Rector

UN University Mourns Prof. Alexander A. Kwapong, Former Vice Rector

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 The United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa (UNU-INRA) received with deep sorrow, the sudden passing away of the Former Vice Rector of the United Nations University (UNU), Prof. Alexander Adum Kwapong who was very instrumental in the establishment of UNU-INRA as the firs ...

Annor Yeboah Dead

Friday, June 27, 2014 Annor Yeboah Ghanaians yesterday woke up to the shocking news of the death of Apostle Dr Augustine Annor Yeboah, leader of the Christian Praise International Centre (CPIC). He died in the early hours of yesterday at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital. The cause of his death was not imm ...
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