The leadership of the National Democratic Congress in the Ashanti Region have confirmed the death of its parliamentary aspirant in the Subin Constituency.
The deceased, Linford Owuo was found dead in his room after neighbours and occupants of his residence suspected that there was a stench emanating from his room
Police have conveyed the body of the parliamentary aspirant to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital morgue.
NDC party supporters, relatives, and sympathizers have gathered at the residence of the deceased after news of his death went viral on social media.
Campaign Manager for the late aspirant, Frank Asare told Citi News that residents in the area broke into the deceased’s room and found that he died three days ago.
The Subin Constituency Executive Committee confirmed Mr. Owuo’s death in a statement and asked members of the public to “respect the pain of the family and give them the necessary privacy to mourn.”
SUBIN CONSTITUENCY SECRETARIAT, ASHANTI REGION
The Subin Constituency Executive Committee with pain and sorrow announces for the information of the general public the unfortunate and sad passing of Mr. Linford Owuo.
Mr. Owuo also known publicly as Siddi had expressed interest in picking forms to contest the parliamentary primary elections in the Subin Constituency when nominations are opened.
Mr. Owuo was a committed and dedicated member of the Party whose demise is devastating to the entire Party within the Subin Constituency.
We therefore ask all members of the public to respect the pain of the family and give them the necessary privacy to mourn.
(Constituency Secretary, Subin)