The National Democratic Party (NDC) has directed all of their party flags be flown at half-mast as a mark of respect for the late former MP for Ningo Prampram, Enoch Teye (ET) Mensah, and their former National Treasurer, Dr. Sidney Laryea.
The official directive, issued through a press release dated October 4, 2023, emanated from the Functional Executive Committee of the NDC.
Honouring their legacy, the NDC acknowledged in their statement that, “Hon. Enoch Teye Mensah was the first National Youth Organizer of the NDC. With unwavering dedication and patriotism, he rose through the ranks to become the longest-serving Minister for Sports under the 4th Republic.”
“At the time of his death, Hon. E.T Mensah was a Member of the Council of State of the Republic of Ghana. Dr. Sidney Laryea was the first National Treasurer of the NDC and served the party with dedication and unflinching commitment.”
Additionally, Dr. Sidney Laryea was recognized as the inaugural National Treasurer of the NDC, underscoring his pivotal role in the party’s financial management.
The party affirmed their intention to stand in solidarity to join the respective families of Enock Teye Mensah and Dr. Sidney Laryea at the appropriate time to honour their cherished memories and give them a befitting burial.