- A video which showed late former Vice President Amissah-Arthur dancing with his wife has gone viral
- The video captured the former statesman dancing heartily in the company of others
- Late Amissah-Arthur reportedly collapsed at the Air Force gym and was rushed to the hospital where he died
YEN.com.gh has come across a throwback video of late Vice President Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur in which he was spotted dancing with his wife, Mrs. Matilda Amissah-Arthur and other people at an event.
The video which has started going round on social media has resonated on different levels with people from all walks of life and has sparked more emotions after the death of the former veep.
In the video, the former vice president who appeared to be attending an all-white event, took to the stage to show off his dance skills and was joined by his wife and a number of other people.
They were dancing to Wutah’s ‘Bronya’ as they conversed and moved their bodies to the music.
Video Credit: Facebook/Black TV
Reports indicated that the former statesman was rushed to the 37 Military hospital after he collapsed at the Air force Gym on Friday, June 29.
The former Veep was confirmed dead at the health facility and it has sparked nationwide grief with many people taking to social media to commiserate with the bereaved family.
When the news went round of his passing, many past and present government officials, celebrities and the general public have shared in the grief of the loss.
Contrary to popular belief, General Overseer of God’s Crown Chapel, Prophet Reindolph Oduro Gyebi, popularly known as “Eagle Prophet”, revealed that the former vice president, died due to a generational curse caused by Dr. Kwame Nkrumah.
President Akufo-Addo declared 5 days of mourning and ordered all flags to fly at half-mast in honor of the late veep.
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.
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