Myjoyonline.com collects 20 photos of the late Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, the former Governor of the Bank of Ghana, thrown into the constant limelight of politics after he was appointed Vice-President in 2012.

Ghana's former number two reportedly passed away suddenly on Friday at the Air Force base gym where was exercising.

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Scenes from the launch of Rural Enterprise Project in Savelugu by Mr Kwesi Amissah-Arthur in December 2013

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr  Amissah Arthur attends the Midterm Review of the Istanbul Programme of Action in Antalya, Turkey on May 27, 2016.

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

VP graces golden jubilee service of the Bible Society of Ghana

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr Amissah-Arthur with the Chief of Kpone, Nii Tetteh Otu II after a sod cutting ceremony

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr Amissah-Arthur waving at the crowd at the Damba festival in Damongo in 2014 

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Former President Mahama and Mr Amissah-Arthur acknowledging cheers from the crowd at the 8th Delegates Congress of the NDC

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

The Vice President sharing a prayer with the student on her hospital bed

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr Amissah-Arthur at the Golden Jubilee Lounge to see former President Mahama off to Niamey, Niger.

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr Amissah Arthur (left) receives the Queen's Baton from Sharad Rao, Commonwealth Games Federation Honorary Legal Advisor (right) during an event to begin the relay in Accra. 

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

The former vice president receiving presidential nomination forms on former president Mahama's behalf from NDC General Secretary Asiedu Nketia

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Daasebre Kwebu Ewusi VII, Omanhene of Abeadze Traditional Area welcomes Mr Kwesi Amissah-Arthur to the Abeadze Ahobaa Kese Festival 2015

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr Amissah-Arthur and his wife, Matilda, in a chat ahead of the opening of the third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan.

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr Amissah-Arthur  at a graduation ceremony at the Kofi Annan International Training Centre, KAIPTC

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr Amissah-Arthur in a conversation with one of the President's Independence Day Awards winners in 2015

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr Amissah-Arthur with former President John Agyekum Kufour

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Mr Amissah-Arthur at the World Economic Forum in South Africa (Pictured in a handshake with former president Jacob Zuma)

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

The former VP attends the 2nd congregation of Catholic Institute of Business & Technology  2015

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

Amissah Arthur life

Mr Kwesi Amissah-Arthur exchanging greetings with former President Jerry Rawlings

Amissah Arthur life in pictures

President Mahama and VP Amissah-Arthur during a break in their meeting with the Council of State

Photo credit: Former president John Mahama's Flickr page

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