According to multiple reports reaching adepanews.com, the former General Secretary of the ruling New Patriotic Party and the immediate past CEO of the Ghana Forestry Commission, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie popularly known as Sir John has passed on today, July 1,2020

According to the reports, he passed on at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital Intensive Care Unit, where he was receiving treatment after contracting the deadly coronavirus disease

The reports further stated that, he died of coronavirus complications though an official statement is yet to confirm his death and the cause