Former GNA staff and Pabieman Mantse to be laid to rest
Accra, Nov. 8, GNA – The late Solomon Tetteh, a former staff of the Ghana News Agency (GNA) and Chief of Pabieman, a community in the Ga West Municipality, would be laid to rest on Saturday, November 9, 2019.
The late Chief with the stool name, “Nii Pabie I” would be buried after being laid in state at Pabieman.
Mr Tetteh, 55, died on June 16, 2018 at the Nsawam Government Hospital after a short illness, leaving behind a widow and four children.
In a tribute by the GNA, management and staff said they received the news of his demise with deep pain and sorrow.
It said by dint of hard work and internal training , after having been employed as a messenger, the late Tetteh rose through the technical ranks and became a Senior Technical Assistant at the Agency’s Information Technology Department in January 2008, a position he held till his demise.
The tribute described the late Tetteh as a loving and lively person who found ways of putting smiles on the faces of people around him..
“The Technical Department already misses him. He was the only one who could tease others and be teased too without getting angry. Infact no one ever saw him get angry.”
The Agency has lost a dedicated fellow, whose memory would forever live on in the hearts of staff especially his colleagues at the Technical Department.
“Nii Kwashie Pabie I, Solomon Tetteh, your friends at the Agency wish you a peaceful rest in the bosom of the Lord till the resurrection day.”
He was born on December 10, 1962 and installed as the Chief of Pabieman in December 2012.
The late Tetteh, attended the Obom D/C Primary at Kwashie Kumah and the Hansen Road Methodist Middle Schools, where he sat and passed the Middle School Leaving Certificate Examination in 1978.
He continued his education at the Emit Electronic Institute from 1978 to 1982, where he completed the four-year course of “Instruction in Radio Servicing Theory” and was awarded a Diploma in Radio Servicing.
After completion of studies in Radio Servicing, his late uncle Joseph Kpakpo Acquaye found him a job at the GNA on January 14, 1988.Read Full Story