The Vice President of Ghana, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia says he’s heartbroken by the news of the sudden death of Sir John.
MyNewsGh.com reported the death of a leading member of the New Patriotic Party, Sir John who was receiving care at the intensive care unit of the Korle Bu Teaching hospital.
Reacting to his death, the Vice President said he spoke to him yesterday and never thought he will come to hear of his death today.
He described the one-time General Secretary of the NPP as a good man who fought for the political party.
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia said “I have learnt with sadness the passing of Lawyer Kwadwo Owusu-Afriyie aka Sir John, former General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party and Chief Executive Officer of the Forestry Commission.
I spoke with Sir John only yesterday but little did I know that was our last conversation. Sir John was a good man who truly paid his dues to the Party and Ghana. I will miss him. My heartfelt condolences to his family. Rest in peace, my good friend”.
Source: MyNewsGh.com/Ayeh Offei-Akoto/2020