The Managing Editor of the New Crusading Guide newspaper has said Kwadwo Asare-Baffour Acheampong's (KABA) humility and sense of humour will be missed.
Speaking on Joy FM’s “Newsfile” Saturday, the veteran journalist described KABA’s death a “painful event.”
He said he was worried about the impact of KABA’s death on his nuclear family.
Speaking on the same show, A Deputy Attorney General Joseph Dindiok Kpemka, said he had initial taken the news of KABA’s demise as a prank.
“I got a shock when I realized it was real,” he added.
KABA died at the Korle-bu Teaching Hospital after he was rushed there following a short illness.
The actual cause of his death has not been confirmed but sources say he was diabetic.
READ MORE: KABA to be buried on December 16
His family has confirmed that the late broadcaster will be buried on December 16, 2017.
The burial will be preceded by a wake keeping on December 15 and a thanksgiving service on December 17.