2020 saw a staggering demise of great Ghanaian celebrities. At some point over the last 12 months, someone you likely grew up watching, reading, or admiring passed away. Here are the personalities we lost in the year.
1 Sir John.
Kwando Owusu Afriyie popularly hailed Sir John, former General Secretary of NPP and CEO of the Forestry Commission died of Coronavirus on July 1, 2020.
2 Ex-President John Jerry Rawlings.
The staggering demise of the ex-president of Ghana after being on admission at the hospital for about a week of an undisclosed ailment on November 12, 2020, left a trail of grief in Ghanaians.
Peace FM’s legend peace FM’s Nana Adjei Sikapa died on the 19th of June after being sick for some time. He is popularly known for hosting shows such as Wo guide one s3n and Wo bu b3 a mete b3.
Kumawood actor and pastor; Bernard Nyarko is remembered for his undisputable acting skills. The Kumawood actor died on May 2, 2020, while seeking medical attention at the Korle-Bu Teaching hospital.
5 Kofi B.
Kofi Boakye Yiadom was a highlife musician. He was known for songs such as “Mmbrowa”, “Bantama Kofi Boakye” among others. He died of a heart attack before a performance on February 2, 2020.
6 Kwadwo Wiafe.
Despite the media’s presenter died on June 4, 2020, after a short illness. He died at Nyaho medical center.
7 Evangelist Emmanuel Kwaku Apraku
Ghanaian pastor is Popularly known as Apraku, my daughter. He was one of the topmost richest pastors in Ghana. He died on May 20, 2020, after an undisclosed ailment.
8 Nana Tuffour.
Highlife legend Nana Tuffour was a Ghanaian Highlife singer and songwriter. He is known for popular highlife songs such as Abeiku and Owuo sei fie. He died on June 15, 2020, at home after a short illness.
9 Seth Frimpong.
The Gospel musician is known for popular songs such as Okumchola and Mehuris). The singer reportedly died on Friday, April 24 at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital after an ailment.
10 Edward Krabi.
Tv3 broadcaster, He was the head of the political desk at Tv3. Edward died on March 2, 2020, at Korle Bu.
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