The first wife of the late Member of Parliament (MP) for Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency in the Greater Accra Region, Josephine Naana Agyarko has allegedly filed a lawsuit against the elder brother of the deceased, Boakye Kyeremanten Agyarko and two rivals, Lydia Alhassan and Eva Essabaela Mends at the Accra High Court for denying her the due recognition as the widow of the deceased and an opportunity to grieve and mourn the loss of her husband.
Josephine Naana Agyarko in her writs of summons stated that she is a lawful wife of the deceased and as such must be given all due recognition as a widow and an opportunity to mourn her later husband.
The case is due to be heard on January 16, 2018 just a week to the burial of the former lawmaker.
Mr Agarko, who was married with seven children, was the MP for the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency since 2012 after he replaced the current Chief of Staff, Frema Opare as MP for the area.
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The late MP was a pharmacist, medical doctor, and a politician born on December 10, 1957, at Odumase Krobo in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
He had a Bachelor in Pharmacy which he obtained at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in the year 1982.