-Ghanaian statesmen have expressed their shock over the news of the passing of Super OD
-They took to their social media handles to extend their condolences to family of the late actor
The former and current presidents of the Republic of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama and Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo respectively, have extended messages of condolence after the demise of Asonoba Kwaku Darko, popularly known as Super OD.
The respected statesmen took to their respective Facebook pages a while ago to talk about the passing of the experienced comedian and actor who graced the screens.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, in a post he made on his official Facebook page wrote, “A legend of our screens and a great entertainer, he brought so much joy to us over the years. I belong to the generation that will never forget “Osofo Dadzie”. My deepest condolences to his family. Rest in perfect peace Super O.D., and God bless.”
Former President John Dramani Mahama in expressing his condolence, shared a picture of the Akan Drama actor and captioned it, “Our bereavement appears unending. Farewell my friend Asonoba Kwaku Darko (Super OD). You brought humour to our lives and made us laugh through some of our nation's most difficult years.”
Last year, former president Mahama paid a courtesy call on the actor in his home after NDC’s Unity Walk which was held in Cape Coast.
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The veteran actor had been out of the public’s eye for some time due to his illness and had been living in Agona Swedru.
He passed away on Tuesday, February 13 at the Swedru Government Hospital in the Central Region. He was 84 years old.
Last week Friday, the 2 statesmen together with other public figures took time off their busy schedules to send messages of solidarity to the families of dancehall star Ebony and 2 others who died in a car crash.
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