April 14, 2016 – Nii Odoi Mensah Is Dead: Ghanaian Actor Dies In China After Kidney Transplant Surgery
A popular actor in the Ghallywood movie industry has died.
Nii Odoi Mensah passed away in China on Monday following a complex Kidney transplant surgery.
According to his son, Samuel Mensah, the ex-President of Ghana Actors’ Guild developed complication after a kidney transplant surgery around 11 am on Sunday.
It is painful that the veteran actor couldn’t return home to thank those who contributed to his transplant surgery.
According to Ghanaian film maker Socrate Safo, the deceased who lost his two kidneys in 2014 had lived on dialysis for one year. He heard of a specialist hospital in China which could treat his kidney failure.
His colleagues donated $26,000 towards his surgery but sadly, he died following a medically induced coma.
The family members of the late actor are in the process of taking his body to Ghana
May his soul rest in peace (amen).