President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo has expressed how pained he is after hearing about the death of Highlife Legend, Nana Ampadu.
The president shared that it was a big blow to him when the news of the musician’s death was announced.
He added that the deceased was someone who uniquely helped him during his Presidential campaign in 2016.
He extend his good wishes and condolences to the bereaved family in a social media post.
The President in his last words called for the almighty to keep the legendary musician till the end of human existence on earth.
“I have learnt, with great sadness, of the death of one of Ghana’s musical icons, the legendary highlife 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,” he wrote in a post.
Meanwhile, one of the many contemporary highlife musicians in the country, Nana Owoahene Acheampong has expressed his shock at the sudden death of the late Nana Kwame Ampadu.