Fmr W/R Deputy Minister dies of Covid

A former Deputy Minister for the Western Region, Alfred Ekow Gyan, has died.

Mr Ekow Gyan is reported to have died of complications of the deadly Covid-19 virus.

He was brought to Accra for treatment but could not survive.

He gave up the ghost on Wednesday night, 3news.com gathered.

Alfred Ekow Gyan, popularly known as Abbott, was a two-time parliamentary candidate for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Takoradi Constituency.

He served as deputy regional minister from 2013 to 2017 under the presidency of John Dramani Mahama.

Source: 3news.com|Ghana