President Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed shock at the death of Kwadwo Asare-Baffour Acheampong aka KABA, a political show host at Accra-based Asempa FM.
He hosted the station’s afternoon political show called ‘Ekosi Sen’ on Weekdays.
The President in tweet Saturday described him as one of the most talented journalists in his generation.
“Shocked by the news of Kojokaba’s death. Undoubtedly one of the most talented journalists of his generation. Condolences to his wife, family and Multimedia. RIPKABA,” he tweeted.
Nana Akufo-Addo ✔@NAkufoAddo
Shocked by the news of @Kojokaba’s death. Undoubtedly one of the most talented journalists of his generation. Condolences to his wife, family and Multimedia. #RIPKABA
KABA died Saturday morning after he was rushed to the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra.
Sources say he died as a result of high sugar level.
— Nana Akufo-Addo (@NAkufoAddo) November 18, 2017
He joined The Multimedia Group in August 2009 as a broadcast journalist. He was then the regular host of news bulletin ‘Asempa Today’ on Asempa FM, according to myjoyonline.com.
He also hosted weekly current affairs programme ‘Kukurantumi’ on Saturday morning.
KABA was formerly the host of ‘Badwam’, a current affairs show on Adom TV. He sat in for regular hosts on many programmes, including ‘Dwaso Nsem’ on Adom 106.3 FM.