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General News of Saturday, 18 November 2017


Inside Story: What killed Asempa FM's KABA

KABA died this morning at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital play videoKABA died this morning at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital

This morning we received reports that the talented broadcaster with The Multimedia Group Limited, Kwadwo Asare Baffuor Acheampong has died.

KABA is reported to have died in the early hours of Saturday, November 2017 at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital.

However, information has gathered from sources reveal the celebrated broadcaster died on his way to the hospital following a sudden increase in his sugar level Saturday dawn.

KABA until his sudden death, was the host of popular late afternoon political talk show, ‘Ekosii Sen’ on Asempa 94.7 FM.

He was married to Valentina Ofori Afriyie who is also a broadcaster with Accra-based Class FM, having worked many years with Radio Gold and Spirit Fm in Kumasi.

He was survived by his parents, wife, and daughter.

What is or the cause of high blood sugar levels?

High blood sugar usually comes on slowly. It happens when you don’t have enough insulin in your body. It can happen if you miss taking your diabetes medicine, eat too much, or don’t get enough exercise.

Sometimes, medicines you take for other problems may cause high blood sugar.

Kwadwo Asare Baffuor Acheampong officially joined the Multimedia Group in August 2009 as a broadcast journalist. He was then the regular host of daily news bulletin ‘Asempa Today’ on Asempa FM. He also hosted weekly current affairs programme ‘Kukurantumi’ on Saturday morning.

He rose through the ranks to become of the country’s most-sought-after political and current affairs talk host. He was recently awarded as the Best Talk Show Host in the 2017 edition of the Radio and Television Personality (RTP) Awards.

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