Highlife legend Jewel Ackah dies at 73 - GhKings

Highlife legend Jewel Ackah dies at 73

Highlife legend Jewel Ackah has been reported dead at age 73.

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Jewel Ackah

Jewel Ackah who had been battling stroke and other sicknesses for over 10 years now is said to have passed away at his home in the late hours of Friday April 27.

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The highlife legend, until his demise was on medication and gradually fighting the various ailments.

Known for the popular party anthem for the National Democratic Congress, Jewel is said to have made comments to the effect that he didn’t want to be celebrated when he died when monies could be as well donated during his trying times to cater for his health.

“I want to remind them that they shouldn’t let me die before they come and make Jewel Ackah….Jewel Ackah”, he said while Addressing an NDC group who donated a sum of GHC2,000 towards his medication in August 2017.

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He was 73.

[via:ghanaweb]

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