- President Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed his deepest condolence to the people of Japan over the assassination of former prime minister Shinzo Abe
- Taking to Facebook on Friday, the president described the murder as a most cowardly and despicable act
- The former late Japanese ex-leader died in a hospital after he was shot twice at a political campaign on July 8
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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has commiserated with the government and people of Japan following the murder of the country's ex-leader Shinzo Abe.
The former Japanese prime minister died in a hospital after he was shot twice at a political campaign on Friday, July 8.
President Akufo-Addo described the murder as a most cowardly and despicable act, which must receive the firm condemnation of all.
On behalf of the government and people of Ghana, I send sincere condolences and deep sympathies to Emperor Naruhito, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, the Government and people of Japan, and to his family, on the tragic murder of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, which occurred today.
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It is a most cowardly and despicable act, which must receive the firm condemnation of all. Shinzo Abe did not deserve to die this way,'' he said.
The former late Japanese ex-leader was the country's longest-serving prime minister in the modern history of Japan.
Read Akufo-Addo's full message below:
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YEN.com.gh previously reported that President Nana Akufo-Addo paid a visit to Bishop Dag Heward-Mills, to mourn the death of the respected preacher’s son, David Heward-Mills.
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Events leading to his death or the cause of his death are still unknown, but the news grabbed national attention. The 31-year-old son of the popular televangelist was a Medical Doctor living and working in the USA.
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