Tourism Minister visits Amakye Dede

kojo antiwThe Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Mrs. Elizabeth Ofosu-Adjare, on Monday led a delegation of creative arts practitioners to visit highlife legend Amakye Dede, who is on admission at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital.

The legend highlife musician was transferred to the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital after a fatal accident last weekend at the Bunso junction, in the Eastern Region.

Speaking to a section of the press after visiting the ”Iron Boy” hit maker, Mrs. Ofosu-Adjare said, she was disturbed by the accident involving Amakye Dede.

She told the media that Amakye Dede, was recuperating and wished him a speedy recovery as Ghana needed dedicated citizens like him.

The legend musician thanked the minister for calling on him on his sick bed, saying the visit would boost his recovery and it was an indication of her motherly instincts and her compassion for humanity.

He said the President had earlier visited him.

Nana Ampadu on behalf of Ghanaian musicians, thanked the minister for showing concern for their colleague.

The minister’s delegation included Members of MUSIGA, GHAMRO, Daddy Bosco, Nana Ampadu, Rex Omar, Obuor, Kojo Antwi and Adofo.

By Times Reporter

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