We reported earlier that Finance Minister Designate Ken Ofori-Atta has been flown to the United States over COVID-19 complications.
This was officially announced by a statement from the Finance Ministry.
The statement reads that after recovering from Coronavirus last December, Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta had medical complications which doctors advised that he be flown out of the country for further intervention currently not available in Ghana.
Check out a screenshot of the statement below:
Well, the latest is a grapevine that is fast spreading asserting that Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta has died while in the United States.
A publication by African Entertainment notes that they have received unconfirmed reports from the USA indicate that the Finance Minister-designate is dead.
“Unconfirmed reports reaching African Entertainment indicates that Ghana’s Finance Minister-Designate, Ken Ofori-Atta, has died in the US from coronavirus complications,” The publication reads.
Check out a screenshot of the publication below:
This rumor has spread so fast that some section of Ghanaians who have seen it have thrown in their condolences to the Ghanaian politician.
Check out some WhatsApp status sighted by OccupyGh.com alleging that Ken Ofori-Atta is dead below:
Also check out a social media reaction to the said rumor below:
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