The music maestro, Kojo Antwi has lost his dad, Opanin Kwadwo Asiamah Asubonten on Monday, January 2, 2023. He was 104 years.
Opanin Asiamah Asubonten died peacefully at home surrounded by his family, according to JoyNews report said.
He is survived by his wife and 17 children.
Kojo Antwi’s deep tribute to his late father read ‘My heart is saddened by your departure, my dear father. You lived a full life and lived it well. Your widow mourns you. All 17 of your children mourn you’.
‘We are all little branches of the mighty tree that you were in this life. You did the best you could for your family. I may not have understood you as a child but I have appreciated and celebrated you since becoming an adult.
He said ‘I feel blessed to have mentioned your good name NANA ASIAMAH years ago in my song ‘BRE BRE ANOWAA’. It is an appreciation for the striving of you and every good father for their children. It is recognition of your fatherly love, protection and provision for me and my siblings. It represents giving you your flowers while you were alive to see and smell them’.