The sad downfall of the Former Secretary of the NPP and now the Forestry Commissioner, Sir John has overwhelmed most Ghanaians. He is accounted for to have passed on Wednesday evening at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital after a short ailment.
The eminent legal advisor’s cum-lawmaker passed on in the wake of testing positive for the novel Coronavirus. Sir John purportedly surrendered to intricacies of the illness while experiencing treatment at the ICU of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital.
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Until his demise, Sir John was the CEO of the Forestry Commission. All things considered, responding to this dismal new, Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has composed a troubled tribute for the late persevering Commissioner.
As per Veep, He Only Spoke to Sir John Yesterday however much to his dismay that was their last Conversation.
His post read :
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.