Former East Akim MCE, Peter Simon Asirifi passes on

| Updated Dec 05, 2017 at 5:41pm



The former MCE for East Akim Municipality of the Eastern Region, Peter Simon Asirifi, is reported dead.

Regional Chairman of the NDC, Bismarck Tawiah Boateng confirmed to Radio Ghana in Koforidua that Mr. Asirifi died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital last Saturday, after a short illness.

The late Asirifi served as MCE for two terms during the NDC era, from 2009 to 2016 and also became the Dean of MDCEs in the region.

According to Mr. Tawiah Boateng, the late Asirifi served his country as a Teacher, Accountant and ended up in politics where he played an active role from the Constituency to the National Level.

Mr. Tawiah Boateng said Mr. Asirifi’s death is a big loss to the NDC.