Following the passing of Bernard Avle’s wife, Justine, on Citi FM’s morning show, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the minister of information, has begged with the public to remember him in their prayers.
According to reports, the tragic news happened as Bernard was getting ready for his Point of View news analysis program on the evening of Wednesday, August 3, 2022.
Bernard, who also serves as the general manager of Citi FM, wed Justine in 2011; over the course of their 11-year union, they have had four children.
Every time Mr. Avle was heard discussing his wife on the radio, he invariably referred to her as his greatest inspiration.
Following the devastating news, many social media users shared their condolences and prayed for the journalist’s courage.
“Spent some time with Koku this afternoon. No heartbreak trumps this. Please say a prayer for strength for him and the kids,” the tweet which had the picture of the bereaved and the deceased.
Mr. Oppong Nkrumah, a broadcaster before transitioning to politics, expressed his devastation over the news in a tweet.