Kumasi Asante Kotoko has lost their assistant equipment officer after their bus was involved in an accident at Nkawkaw.
The team was returning from their matchweek 22 game against Inter Allies; a game they lost 1-0 but saw their bus ran into a stationary vehicle loaded with fertilisers at Nkawkaw. The team; players and staff sustained various injuries and needed to be rushed to the Holy Family Hospital at Nkawkaw but unfortunately saw Mr. Thomas Obeng Asare, their assistant equipment officer pronounced dead on arrival.
The hierarchy of the club broke out the sad news confirming the death of Mr. Obeng who is one of th workaholic and hardworking staff of the club.
Mr. Boakye-Agyemang told the media; “We got three ambulances to rush the driver, Pollack and Ablordey to Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital”.
“Okwahu United gave us their bus so as we can send the injured players to KATH”, he added.
“However our Assistant Equipment Officer Kofi Asare is however gone, he continued”.