Obuoba J.A Adofo is “strong” and “alive” — Son denies reports

Son of renowned highlife musician Obuoba J.A Adofo has debunked reports that his father has passed on.

Reuben Adofo Jnr reacting to the viral reports over the weekend said his father is alive and doing well.

“I wouldn’t have been here if my dad is no more”, the musician said as he prepared for a live show at an undisclosed location.

“My dad is not dead”, he added as he condemned the fake news spread on social media. Asked about his father’s whereabouts, Ruben said the ‘Yaa Boatemaa’ hitmaker is “strong” and was at “home”.

Adofo is described as one of Ghana’s world acclaimed highlife musicians around. The leader of the City Boys Band has won several awards and performed on numerous world stages.

His first recognition was a pistol-like guitar awarded to him in Nigeria. In 2008, he was among the big names in the creative arts industry who were awarded by former President John Agyekum Kufuor in Accra.