Ghanaian stage actor drowns while swimming in Accra

Ghanaian stage actor drowns while swimming in Accra

- A Ghanaian stage actor has been reported dead

- He drowned at the Laboma Beach in Accra on Monday

- He was an actor with Scribe Productions and had performed in several top plays

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A Ghanaian stage actor, Obed "Ronny' Nii Armah, has drowned at the Laboma Beach in Accra, YEN.com.gh has learnt.

Ghaniaan stage actor reportedly drowns in Accra

The late Obed "Ronny" Nii Armah. Image credit: Facebook/Kobina Ansah

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Ronny drowned while swimming at the beach on Monday, according to several social media reports.

He is said to have been drowning but was quickly rescued from the water.

He, however, died shortly after he was pulled out of the water.

The stage actor was a third year student of the University of Cape Coast.

Ghaniaan stage actor reportedly drowns in Accra

The late Obed "Ronny" Nii Armah. Image credit: Facebook/Kobina Ansah

Rony had acted in several top plays by Scribe Productions such as "I Want to Sue God" and "This Family is Not for Sale".

His death reportedly came a week after his mother was buried.

It has devastated his friends and family, including Kobina Ansah, the Scribe Production CEO.

Ghaniaan stage actor reportedly drowns in Accra

The late Obed "Ronny" Nii Armah. Image credit: Facebook/Kobina Ansah

On Facebook, Ansah lamented the death of his friend.

"God! My heart is sooo broken. My brother Ronny Nii Armah just died like that," he wrote.

Watch Ronny perform in "This Family is Not for Sale" below:

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