Father of New Patriotic Party (NPP) chairman, Paul Afoko has died.
The late Francis Asianab Afoko was a former Council of State member in the Kufuor Government.
He dide on Monday in Tamale. He was 89.
He was buried at his home in Sandema in the Builsa District of the Upper East Region the same day.
The burial was done in accordance with the traditions of his royal lineage.
Mr. Asianab Afoko, until his death was the head of the Afoko Royal Family – one of four families – Afoko, Ayietta, Abakisi and Anankum – who ascend to the paramountcy of the Builsa Traditional chiefdom.