Our Deepest Condolences: President of Ghana Passes Away, Aged 68

It is with regret that we announce the President of Ghana John Atta Mills has died, according to an official statement from the president’s office.

John Atta-Mills (21 July 1944 – 24 July 2012)

“It is with a heavy heart…that we announce the sudden and untimely death of the president of the Republic of Ghana,” the statement said.

According to Reuters the president, 68, died a few hours after being taken ill but no further details were given.

Mr Atta Mills was the third President of the Fourth Republic of Ghana and was inaugurated on 7 January 2009.

Our deepest condolences to the Atta-Mills family at this time.

Source: Reuters

Posted By Adeola Idowu