President Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed his condolences to the family of Mr Joseph Kofi Adda who died in the early hours of Thursday, October 15.
He said the former Aviation Minister and Member of Parliament for Navrongo Central will be remembered for his diligence and forthrightness.
"I am shocked and very saddened by the news of the sudden death of my friend, the former Minister for Aviation and former Member of Parliament for Navrongo Central, Hon. Kofi Adda," President Akufo-Addo said in a Facebook post.
"I extend my deepest condolences to his wife and family for their loss and pray for God's strength for them in these difficult times.
"Kofi Adda will be missed and will be remembered for his diligence and forthrightness. May his soul rest in perfect peace. Amen."
Mr Adda, 65, died in Accra on Wednesday, October 13, at a hospital in Accra, where he was receiving treatment for a sudden illness.