The Parliamentary Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for New Juaben North, Sampson Oti Boateng has died according to 3news.
Mr Oti Boateng died on Wednesday, October 7 after a short illness.
The deceased defeated Emmanuel Kwaku Asante, a former MCE, in NDC’s primaries last year to become the party’s candidate for the December 7 parliamentary polls.
He was set to compete with New Patriotic Party’s Kwasi Adjei-Boateng, a Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, for the seat.
But his untimely death occurred at a hospital in Koforidua.
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