The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has ordered that all party flags at the national office and in each area fly at half-mast for the ensuing seven days.
This is in memory of Dr. Akoto Osei, who passed away on March 20, 2023, on Monday.
The late Akoto Osei was a prominent NPP loyalist who represented the Old Tafo Constituency in Parliament for the party for 20 years.
He was also a well-known statesman who distinguished himself by serving as the Finance Ministry’s Minister of State under the Kufour government and then as the Monitoring and Evaluation Minister during the first term of the Akufo-Addo administration.
The late distinguished banker, as he was known to all, served his party and country with humility, commitment, and selflessness.
The party expressed his sincere condolences to the family in a communiqué.
“The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has received with profound shock and disbelief news of the passing of Hon. Dr. Akoto Osei, which sad event occurred on Monday, March 20, 2023.
“The Party extends its heartfelt condolences to his immediate family and also commiserates with the rest of the nation for the painful loss of this illustrious citizen.
“In honour of his memory, the NPP directs that all Party flags at the national headquarters and in the respective regions and constituencies be flown at half-mast for the next seven days.
Read the full statement below: