Rapper Omanhene Pozo reported dead

Ghanaian hiplife musician and a former member of Nananom, Omanhene Pozo has been reported dead.

The musician who had been sick for a while passed in the early hours of Wednesday September 21 2016 at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra, Ghana.

The news of his death was confirmed by his former group member and friend Barimah Sidney.


Omanhene Pozo had been in and out of hospital between November 2015 and February 2016. Doctors admitted him after his condition deteriorated. He was said to be suffering from brain tumour.

Omanhene Pozo was originally part of Nananom, one of the very first hiplife groups in Ghana. They were vibrant in the late 1990s.

After leaving the group, he pursued a solo career working with highlife greats like Awurama Badu, Alhaji K. Frimpong and C. K. Mann.

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