The sudden demise of Sir John has not only shook the grounds of the NPP but the Nation as a whole. Tributes have been pouring in for the late Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie.
Ghnewsbag has gathered some interesting facts about the late NPP former general secretary.
1. Sir John was born in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. He attended Seventh Day Adventist Secondary School in Bekwai from where he obtained his GCE Ordinary level certificate.
2. He studied political science at the University of Ghana before enrolling t the Ghana School of Law where he graduated with Bachelor of Laws
3. Afriyie entered into private law practice in 1981 and was later admitted as a solicitor and counsel for the Supreme Court of Ghana.
4. During the John Agyekum Kufour administration, He was appointed head of legal services at the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation.
5. He served as the General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party from 2010 to 2014.