Rudebwoy Ranking: Ghanaian Dancehall Artiste Reported Dead, Tributes Pour In From Fans

Rudebwoy Ranking: Ghanaian Dancehall Artiste Reported Dead, Tributes Pour In From Fans

  • Ghanaian dancehall/reggae artiste, Rudebwoy Ranking, has been reported to have died on April 24, 2023
  • It is indicated that the talented artiste passed away after a short illness that got him rushed to Ridge Hospital in Accra
  • Some of his fans have opined that Ghanaians did not give him enough attention when he was alive

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Rudebwoy Ranking, a Ghanaian reggae and dancehall performer whose official name is Mustapha Rahman, has reportedly passed away.

According to a report by, the musician passed unexpectedly early on April 24, 2023, at the Ridge Hospital in Accra, where he had been taken for treatment.

The nature of his illness was not immediately known. At the time of reporting, the musician's family had yet to make any public statements, but the music fraternity was in mourning, and many people were sharing pictures of him on social media.

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Photos of the late Rudebwoy Ranking
Rudebwoy Ranking looking cool in dreads Photo credit: @rudebwoyrankinggh
Source: Instagram

Ghanaians mourn Rudebwoy Ranking following his death

As the news of Rudebwoy's demise spread on social media, it was trailed by some thought-provoking comments. While some mourned him, others believed he should have been given more attention when he was alive.

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Some of the thoughts netizens shared can be seen below:

@the_marcoli_boy said:

Aww Rudebwoy Ranking, these hypocrites are flooding you everywhere now you are gone but they never promoted you because you never paid them hmm

Samira Iddriss indicated:

There is nothing in this life indeed . May Allah forgive him his trespasses

Pretty Kumasi lady Madwoa allegedly gunned to her death by her boyfriend over relationship issues

In another sad incident, Madwoa, a lovely young woman some have characterised as pleasant, was shot by her lover due to their relationship problems.

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The event occurred at Adum in Kumasi at the forecourt of Dufie Towers, according to Kessben TV's Facebook page, where the news was first reported.

Additional stories have provided more information, suggesting that Madwoa's partner thought she was cheating but denied it and ended their relationship.

Final-year KNUST business student dies from alleged kidney failure

Meanwhile, Edmond Asirifi Marfo, a final-year student from Ghana's Ashanti Region at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has passed away.

The male business student at level 400 apparently died of kidney failure, but a medical report verifying the cause of death has not yet surfaced.

The young man's sudden passing was disclosed by the Voice of KNUST Twitter account in an anonymous Twitter message.

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Ebenezer Agbey Quist (HOD Human-Interest) Ebenezer Agbey Quist is the Head of the Human Interest Desk at He has a BSc in Chemical Engineering from KNUST (2017) with 8 years of experience as a writer and 3 years as an editor. He has certificates in AFP courses on digital investigation techniques. At, Ebenezer has won the Outstanding Achievement for Professional Conduct Award and the Best Human Interest Editor Award. He is also the author of 3 books. You can contact him via

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