Coronavirus has taken some great personalities from Ghanaians. Former General Secretary of the ruling party NPP and boss at Forestry Commission of Ghana, Kojo Owusu Afriyie was well known by numerous Ghanaians as Sir John has taken over from the face of the earth through this deadly disease. As I type this, the President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency William Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo Addo is in self-isolation after a high government official close to the first gentleman of the land tested positive
The presidential advisor on health and a member of the national covid 19 response team Dr. Nsiah Asare has told city news that,he does not expect a spike in Ghana's covid 19 cases as a result of the protocols that were not observed during the funeral of sir John.
Senior Vice president of IMANI Africa, Kofi Bentil has come under criticism and shades on social media after writing words that social media commentators found distasteful over the death of Sir John On the 1st July,2020, the country learnt of the demise of former General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party NPP and CEO of the Forestry Commission Kojo Owusu Afriyie Popularly known as Sir John who had been admitted at Korle-Bu teaching Hospital allegedly on ventilators for sometime due to Covid-19. As Tributes
Already battling with the persistent increase in COVID 19 numbers in Ghana, and the new voter's register brouhaha, the NPP party and Ghana as a whole have been hit by the untimely death of Kojo Owusu Afriyie, popularly known in the political circles as Sir John. Kojo Owusu Afriyie was a Ghanaian lawyer cum politician. He had served in various political positions in the ruling NPP government before his untimely death. Before his unfortunate demise, he was serving as the Chief Executive Officer of Ghana's forestry