Amissah Arthur holds PV Obeng in high esteem

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Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, Vice President
Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, Vice President

Vice Pressident Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has eulogized the memory of the late Paul Victor

Obeng, and described his legacy as larger than life.

Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, Vice President
Kwesi Amissah-Arthur,
Vice President
He said PV mentored many people and that he was brilliant in his delivery because he was always

prepared. Vice Pressident Amissah-Arthur made the statement at the First Anniversay Celebration of

the late Mr Obeng at the Good Shepherd Parish at Community Two in Tema.

The solemn occasion was interspersed with beautiful musical performances by the Tema Youth Choir,

the National Symphony Orchestral, and the Harmonious Choir.The late PV Obeng before his demise was

the Chairman of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), and also Senior Advisor of

President John Dramani Mahama.

Vice Pressident Amissah-Arthur also stated that the spirit of PV lived on even after his death,

and that Ghanaians had a lot to learn from his life and legacy.

He said the late PV Obeng was natural in associating with people, and did not have to cultivate

friends. He said PV was down-to-earth and was ready to associate with people no matter their

status in life, including mechanics and masons among others.

Reverend Father Isaac Maunger, Parish Priest of the Good Shepherd Catholic Church, in a short

reflection on the life and legacy of the late PV Obeng, described him as a patriot

who loved his country and also God.

He said PV was generous, lived a simple life, and was prepared to share whatever he had with

everybody. Mrs Rose Obeng, wife of the late PV, in her thoughts, described her late husband as a

man of many attributes, brilliant, hardworking, selfless, diplomatic, but nevertheless

modest.
She said PV was loving, committed and a

responsible husband, adding that his demise had been difficult to

deal with.
She said PV lived a fulfilling and remarkable

life working for the good of society.
Mrs Obeng said since the passing on of her

husband, she had always felt the presence of God consoling and

soothing her heart.
She described PV as a wonderful husband whose

spirit lived on.

Source : GNA/newsghana.com.gh

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