A former member of the Council of State under the John Agyekum Kufuor administration Alhaji Alhassan Bin Salih has died.
Alhaji Bin Salih is said to have died on Monday after a short illness.
Until his death, he was a member of the Upper West regional Council of Elders of the New Patriotic Party.
Alhaji Bin Salih was last seen in public on Saturday, October 17 2015, when he chaired the launching of the Upper West Sports development foundation in Wa.
He left behind 12 children including the current Vice Chairman of the NPP in the Upper West region Hafiz Bin Saleh.
He was expected to receive an award at this year's Upper West Youth Achievers Awards night on Sunday 1st November, 2015.