Ghana’s President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has paid tribute to Nana Kwame Ampadu.
Nana Ampadu, a veteran musician in Ghana passed on yesterday, September 28, 2021.
Many people have shared their condolences with his family.
In a tribute post seen by Newshuntermag.com, President Akufo-Addo said he will be sorely missed.
He stated that his music had an impact on successive generations—looking at how Ghanaians are grieving.
Nana Addo also talked about Nana Ampadu’s support for him during the 2016 elections.
He further sent his condolence to the family of the deceased musician.
“I have learnt, with great sadness, of the death of one of Ghana’s musical icons, the legendary high-life artiste, Nana Ampadu. The outpouring of grief by many Ghanaians, following the news of his death, is an appreciation of the impact his music had on successive generations of Ghanaians.
“Nana Ampadu believed in my vision for the transformation of Ghana, and assisted me tremendously on the campaign trail in the run-up to my victory in the elections of 2016, for which I remain eternally grateful. His was a life well-lived, and he will be sorely missed.
“My deep condolences to his widow, children and family. Rest in perfect peace, Nana, and may the Almighty keep you in His Bosom until the Last Day of the Resurrection when we shall all meet again. Amen. Nana Ampadu, da yie, Nyame nfa wo kra nsie,” Nana Addo wrote.