Former Greater Accra Region Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Ishmael Ashitey is reported dead.
The three-term Member of Parliament for Tema East Constituency is said to have died on Friday, January 7 after a short illness.
He was 67.
He was aspiring to be the National Chairman of the ruling party.
He was first elected MP in 1996 and left Parliament in 2009.