Mr Marlon Anipa, the first-ever District Chief Executive for the newly created Guan District in the Oti Region, has been reported dead.
He is believed to have died in Hohoe on Tuesday, November 16 as confirmed to Kofi Adomah Nwanwnanii on Angel fm this morning by the Oti Regional Minister.
Details of his death are yet to be known.
According to the Oti Regional Minister Makubu Jospeh, he went on an inspection with the late the DCE yesterday during the ongoing BECE and later heard the demise of the Marlon
Marlon Anipa was unanimously approved as the first DCE for the Guan District by all 19 Assembly members barely two weeks ago following his nomination by President Akufo-Addo.
He was a specialist consultant and a member of the ruling New Patriotic Party.
In 2016, he contested the Hohoe parliamentary seat on the ticket of the party but failed in his bid.
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SOURCE: MUBARAK YAKUBU