Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, running mate to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Flagbearer, Nana Akufo Addo on Friday paid the family of his late aide, Kwabena Boadu to commiserate with the bereaved family.

The NPP vice Presidential candidate shocked by the sudden demise of his confidant could not control his emotions as he shed tears in the midst of the family members.

Kwabena Boadu, who was until his death the Press aide Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has died on Thursday morning in the Upper West Region where he was on the campaign trail with Dr Bawumia.

The young man was reportedly found dead in his hotel room.

Unconfirmed reports say he was electrocuted.