The birthday event was for his 70th anniversary and was organized by his family.
It was, nonetheless, quite well attended notably by major public characters including politicians and others inside the media space.
A mix of politicians from the governing New Patriotic Party (NDC) and the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC).
On the part of government, the highest-ranking person at the party was the Chief of Staff, Akosua Frema Opare whiles on the part of the NDC, 2020 vice presidential candidate, Prof. Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang was in attendance.
Other important people there included Tsatsu Tsikata, investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas and TV show host, Kweku Sintim Misa.
Other noteworthy faces present are listed below in no specific order:
a. Paul Adom-Otchere
b. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa
c. Joyce Bawah-Mogtari
d. Kweku Sakyi-Addo
e. Collins Admoako-Mensah, NPP MP for Afigya Kwabre North
f. Omane Boamah
g. Sammy Gyamfi
h. Eugene Boakye-Antwi, NPP MP for Subin
g. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa
h. Randy Abbey