Confirmed information reaching The BBC Ghana has it that owner and founder of Berekum Arsenals has been confirmed dead by family after battling a short illness.
The owner and bankroller of former Ghana Premier League side Berekum Arsenals, Alhaji Yakubu Moro, has been confirmed dead in Berekum according to some family members in Berekum.
The outspoken football administrator had been sick for a couple of weeks and usually visited the Holy Family Hospital in the Berekum Municipality.
However, his condition became severe on Thursday evening and despite efforts by close relatives and doctors, he could not survive.
Per Islam practice, Moro is likely to be buried on Friday morning as part of the ‘Adua’ before a mini funeral rite can be organised by the family at his former residence.
According to a report gathered by The BBC Ghana, the bankroller of division 1 league side Berekum Arsenals died at Ridge Hospital.
At this point, The BBC Ghana wishes him REST IN PEACE and our deepest condolences to the family
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