Prof Sakyi Awuku Amoa is dead

Professor Sakyi Awuku Amoa, Former Director-General of the Ghana AIDS Commission is dead.

A statement issued by the family said Prof Amoa whose death occurred at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital on Monday July 9, 2012, died after a short illness.

The statement announced a one week celebration for the late Prof Amoa to be held on Monday July 16 July, at Ashaley Botwe in Accra.

Funeral arrangements will be announced later.