- Anas Aremeyaw Anas has mourned the death of former Vice President Amissah-Arthur
- He took to his Twitter Account to celebrate the late statesman
Multiple award-winning investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has also sent in his tribute after news of the death of former vice president of Ghana, Mr. Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur was reported.
The journalist took to his official Twitter account to also eulogize the passing of the former Bank of Ghana staff.
Anas’ post on Twitter read, "Life changes in the instant. The ordinary instant." Rest in Power, #Veep #AmissahArthur.”
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Anas adds his voice to the millions of people mourning late Amissah-Arthur but asked the dearly departed soul of the former veep to rest in ‘Power’.
Many tributes have come pouring from all over the country from public figures and social media users alike following reports of the former statesman’s death.
His former boss, John Dramani Mahama who expressed shock at the sudden demise of his 67-year-old former vice president, revealed that they met barely a week ago.
Before becoming vice president in August 2012, Mr. Amissah-Arthur was Governor of the Bank of Ghana from 2009 to 2012.
From 1983 to 1986, he 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.
From April 1993, he continued as the Deputy Minister for Finance in the under the Fourth Republic’s first government until March 1997.
Mr. Amissah-Arthur was appointed as Governor of the Bank of Ghana in October 2009 by then-President John Atta Mills.
Anas’ latest investigative documentary, ‘Number 12’, which was premiered on June 6 in Accra, exposed deep-seated corruption in the football circle and has had some rippling effects so far.
Former Ghana Football Association President ,Mr. Nyantakyi has consequently given a 90-day ban by FIFA forcing him to resign from his long-serving position as the head of the Ghana Football Association.
Ghana’s Football Association has been dissolved by the government; an action many fear could result in the world football governing body FIFA banning Ghana from participating in its activities.
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