Kwabena Boadu, a member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP)'s 2012 elections campaign team, has died, YEN understands.
Kwabena was a top aide to Dr Mahamamudu Bawumia, the NPP's vice-presidential candidate.
He is said to have died on Thursday morning in a hotel room in Wa, where he is campaigning with the NPP.
His Facebook page shows that he was active on Wednesday.
His death has stunned several members of the NPP, who have taken to social media to express their sadness.
The news is especially hard for the NPP, as the December election is only a few days away.