Actor and politician, John Dumelo, has paid tribute to Former Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur who passed on earlier today.
The movie star, John Dumelo who openly campaigned for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) during the 2016 elections, tweeted: “RIP Uncle Kwesi. U served Ghana well.”
According to reports the Former Vice President collapsed during a morning Gym workout session and was rushed to the 37 Military Hospital where he lost his life.
RIP Uncle Kwesi. U served Ghana well. ?? pic.twitter.com/ltxTcxPcFn
— jmelo (@johndumelo1) June 29, 2018
Before becoming Veep in August 2012, he was Governor of the Bank of Ghana from 2009 to 2012.
From 1983 to 1986, Amissah-Arthur served as a special assistant to the Secretary of Finance and Economic Planning, Kwesi Botchwey under the Provisional National Defense Council (PNDC) government.
He also served as the Deputy Secretary for Finance in the PNDC government from February 1986 to March 1993.