On September 17, 2022, at the AGA School Park in the Obuasi West Municipality of the Ashanti Region, the late Hon. A.B. Boadi Mensah, a former member of parliament for Obuasi, was laid to rest with his family in the presence of the majority leader and minister for parliamentary affairs, Hon. Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu.
Between January 1997 to January 6, 2004, Hon. A B. Boadi-Mensah represented the Obuasi Constituency in parliament as a member of the New Patriotic Party.
First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon. Joseph Osei-Wusu, Vice Chairman of the Ashanti Caucus in Parliament, Hon. Emmanuel Agyei Anwhere, Hon. Kwaku Kwarteng, Member of Parliament for Obuasi West and Chair of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Finance, Hon. Abena Osei-Asare, Deputy Minister for Finance and Economic Planning, and Hon. Collins Owusu Amankwa, former Member of Parliament for Manhyia North Constituency.
The Majority and Ashanti Caucuses, the Former Members of Parliament, and the individual Members of Parliament who attended the funeral all sent donations to the family totaling Ghc15,000.
Earlier, the President of the Republic, H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo who served in Parliament with the late Boadi-Mensah, together with the Vice President and the Chief of Staff had made a total donation of Ghc12,000.
The Obuasi New Patriotic Party also donated Ghc3000 to support the family.
In total, the New Patriotic Party donated Ghc30,000 towards the funeral of our departed brother and member.
Source: Ghanatodayonline.com/Agyemang Richard