Former Presidential Advisor and General Manager for Radio Gold, Kwesi Sainti Baffoe-Bonnie has reportedly died of Coronavirus. He adds to the growing list of Ghanaians who have succumbed to the deadly disease this year. Mr Baffoe Bonnie who is affectionately called Babo is said to have died today.

Mr Baffoe-Bonnie was born in 1950 in the Western North Region of Ghana. He graduated from the University of Cape Coast in Ghana with a Bachelor of Arts degree, BA(Hons)Ed, in History: 1978/79 and a Master of Arts degree in International Affairs(MAIA) from Ohio University, USA: 1980/81

He was appointed Board Chairman of the Ghana Air Catering Services from 2006 to 2007. He was the Chief Executive Officer of Network Broadcasting Company Limited: the operator of Radio Gold 90.5fm in Accra, Ghana from 1995 to 2008. He was appointed the Senior Political Advisor to the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana; His Excellency John Dramani Mahama, from 2009 to 2012. From 2012 to 2016, Mr. Baffoe-Bonnie served as a Presidential Staffer and Senior Advisor on Political Affairs to the President of the Republic of Ghana.