The former Deputy General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Samuel Koku Anyidoho has signed the Book of Condolence as he mourns with the family of the NPP former General Secretary, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie, popularly known as Sir John.

The CEO of the Forestry Commission died in Accra on Wednesday after contracting the novel coronavirus.

In a tweet on Saturday, Mr Koku Anyidoho expressed shock over the death of his former colleague.

“My friend Sir John is gone to his Maker indeed: I have had no option but to visit his residence this morning to commiserate with his family & sign a Book of Condolence. 

“What is Man, that, we should boast of our existence?  Sir John, I shall deeply miss you,” he tweeted.