News: Obituaries

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 ...

PHAMOUS PHILMS’ GYO & GERALD LOSE DAD

Friday, June 27, 2014 Renowned video director, GYO Gyimah, CEO of Phamous Media Group and Gerald O Gyimah have lost their dad, Nana Gyimah Kesse I, known in private life as Mr. Charles Allen Gyimah. He passed away on Saturday June 21, 2014. He was born in 1942. He was a former Chief of Jamasi in the Asante Region o ...

FUNERAL INVITATION

Monday, March 24, 2014 The entire family of the late Odehyie Kofi Bitihene (AKA KOOBIT) respectfully invite your company to the burial and funeral rites at Akim Sekyere. The burial and funeral rites arrangements are as follows: Laying in state - Friday 11th April, 2014at his residence, Ankaase, Akim Sekyere Buri ...
Auntie Adwoa died at the age of 67 on February 12, 2014 after a short illness.

Kufuor's Sister Goes Home

Monday, March 24, 2014 The nicely dressed body of Auntie Adwoa was laid in state at the Apagyafie Saturday morning, and people from all walks of life came to pay their last respects to her. Some of them wailed uncontrollably as they filed past the motionless body of their beloved Auntie Adwoa. Former President John Ag ...
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