Celebrated sports broadcaster Christopher Opoku reportedly passed in London yesterday May 10 after an extended battle with cancer.

News of his passing has come as a blow to the entire nation, with glowing tributes pouring from many, including esteemed colleagues in the fraternity.

Outspoken-well informed -rebellious-articulate -a man with integrity and a Ace Journalist..RIP Christopher Opoku?? pic.twitter.com/1CVnp9lrEi

— Anthony Baffoe (@AnthonyBaffoe) May 10, 2017

Having been the face of Accra-based Metro TV for several years, Christopher’s most recent engagements were with Citi FM, Business & Financial Times, and Footy-Ghana.com. Over the course of an illustrious career, he was also associated with GTV Sports+, Happy Sports, Kumasi-based Luv FM among others. He was also one time GHALCA administrative manager.

A great loss to Ghanaian media as a whole, he was was survived by Vivian (his wife), and three children.

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