Ghanaians have expressed their condolences via social media following the death of veteran actor Kofi Laing, popularly known as Kohwe.
Legendary Ghanaian actor, Kohwe died days ago.
Social media was thrown into a state of mourning following the passing of veteran actor Kofi Laing popularly known as ‘Kohwe’.
His daughter, Comfort Laing, who confirmed the news to the media said her father passed away at his residence in Accra on the evening of Thursday, September 16, 2021.
Kohwe is believed to be around age 75.
Two years ago, Kohwe spoke about his financial challenges; after which a former Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Barbara Oteng Gyasi, and a group called Cape Coast Oguaa, and other people, donated monies and items to him.
Kohwe is known for his sterling roles in the Akan Drama series and the popular ‘District Colonial Court.’
May God keep him. Rest In Peace Kohwe pic.twitter.com/ZGGOeslq3Y
— Afia Pokua(realvim) (@real_vim) September 17, 2021
Sad hearing of the demise of the man who in our childhood days used to lighten our faces😁 with his diabolic language interpretation in the popular Tv Drama, District Colonial Court😢.
Rest well Kofi Laing, aka Kohwe🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/4gaC1RDhXp
— Michael Antwi Boasiako (@AMBoasiako_) September 17, 2021
The moment where everyone loves you have arrived once again.
Mother Ghana when will we learn to appreciate these people when they are alive.
Kohwe rest in peace pic.twitter.com/f53auTNqrf
— Slightly Used Virgin 💧 (@theonlySUV) September 17, 2021
Kohwe was a great Actor. A legend. Rest in Power
— BLackArabian LORD🦅 (@Thompson_Simeon) September 17, 2021