Former Keta MCE Kofi Ahiabor commits suicide

BY: Moses Dotsey Aklorbortu
The late Edward Kofi Ahiabor
The late Edward Kofi Ahiabor

A former Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of the Keta Municipal Assembly Edward Kofi Ahiabor has died.

He is suspected to have committed suicide in an uncompleted building near his father's residence at Anloga in the Volta Region.

It is unclear what may have induced him to take his own life. No suicide note was found at the scene.

Investigations by the police are ongoing.

A Career Farmer, Ahiabor was the MCE of the Keta Municipal Assembly from 2004 to 2008, and until his death, the Production and Quality Control Manager of Tip Top Foods Ltd, which he established in 1991.

He held BSc. Agriculture, University of Ghana and MPhil. Soil Science, University of Ghana, and was in 1992,1995-97 Head of the Science Department of the Anlo Secondary School.