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Actor Samuel Nii Odoi Mensah dies in China

By Jeffrey Owusu-Mensah
The late Samuel Nii Odoi Mensah
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Former President of the Ghana Actors Guild, Samuel Nii Odoi Mensah, has died

 The veteran actor is reported to have  died yesterday in China where he was undergoing a kidney transplant, his sister, Eva Yemoey Mensah has  revealed, according to myjoyonline.

The family was informed of his death last night at about 11pm.

Nii Odoi Mensah announced in January 2015, he was suffering from a chronic kidney failure. He revealed he had to cough up $300 each week to stay live on dialysis.

In an interview in 2015, the actor called for financial assistance to support his ailing health