The New Patriotic Party (NPP) is saddened by the demise of its founding member and Chairman of the party’s Council of Elders in the Ashanti Region, Akenten Appiah Menka.
The veteran politician had been battling an illness for some time now until his demise Tuesday night, Myjoyonline.com learnt.
The private legal practitioner and businessman is known for producing the infamous Appino soap and also served as a Minister of State in the Kofi Abrefa Busia-led administration in the Second Republic.
He played a key role in the NPP’s 2016 campaign.
The governing party in a...