General News of Sat, 22 Dec 20184
Vigil held for late Agyarko at Odumase-Krobo
The entire Krobo land gathered on Friday, December, 21, 2018 at Agormanya in the Lower Manya Krobo municipality to observe a vigil service in honour of the Late MP, Emmanuel Kyeremateng Agyarko.
Locals joined the Friends and family of the late lawmaker to observe candle light possession through the principal Streets of the town to the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Zimmermann Congregation, Odumase-Krobo where a Vigil Service was held in honour of the Late Hon. Emmanuel Kyeremateng Agyarko an illustrious son of the Krobo-land.
The event was participated by Political leaders,chiefs, Opinion leaders and locals of the area.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament for Ayawaso West Wuogon in the Greater Accra region, Emmanuel Kwabena Kyeremateng Agyarko, died at the age of 60 on Wednesday, November 21, 2018.
He died after a short illness for which he had undergone corrective surgery.
Born on December 10, 1957, the soft-spoken Kyeremateng Agyarko, brother of the former Energy Minister Boakye Agyarko was formerly Chief Executive Officer of the Food and Drugs Board (2001 – 2009).
He was a pharmacist and hailed from Odumase Krobo in the Eastern Region and Jamasi in Ashanti.