- Investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has lost his mother
- 62-year-old Mariam Damba, died at the Korle-bu Teaching Hospital
- Anas has thanked all doctors at the hospital for taking good care of his mother
Mother of investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has died. Yen.com.gh can confirm.
Mariam Damba died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra, She worked as a community nurse at the Nima Polyclinic in Accra, Ghana and died aged 62.
YEN.com.gh is learning that Anas' mother will be buried under the custom of Islam as funeral arrangements are yet to be revealed.
The internationally respected journalist, who reacted to the death of hi mother, expressed fond gratitude to all nurses and doctors who offered their best in ensuring that his mother had the best of health care.
“I thank all hard working doctors at the Medical Emergency Unit at Korle Bu for their frantic efforts at trying to save my mother’s life also to you the energetic nurses who did their best too, I thank you,” he said.
Anas is a celebrated investigative journalist whose works has exposed corruption in the judiciary, drug cartels, prostitution syndicates, among many others.
His most recent exposé, which is yet to be published, is reported to involve over 60 top public officials who were caught in acts of corruption.