Picture Shows Afro Joe Dakota (middle) and friends
Picture Shows Afro Joe Dakota (middle) and friends

Former Accra Hearts of Oak Defender, Jonathan Nii Oti Ankrah aka Joe Dakota who has passed on in Maryland, USA is reported to have suffered kidney problem and died from it.

According to James Commey – Bortsie, former medic of Accra Hearts of Oak, the great defender died from kidney ailment and not coronavirus.

Afro Joe was his nickname, and he was one of the nation’s best defenders as put fears in top strikers and forwards.

He also played for the Black Stars of Ghana in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

The late Joe Dakota was the scissor kick specialist back in the days for Accra Hearts of Oak, and an expert in diving headers.

The late Jonathan Nii Oti Ankrah was very stylish and loved fashion hence his nickname Afro Joe.

He left Ghana to seek for greener pastures in the USA, and he now belongs to the Lord Most High.

He played alongside; Mama Acquah aka Bomber, Anas Seidu aka Thunder, Mohammed Ahmed Polo, Robert Foley, Tetteh Chandu, Joe Ghartey, and other wonderful footballers.


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