Veteran statesman and a founding member of the New Patriotic Party, Joseph Henry Mensah, has died,
He was said to havd died at the 37 Military hospital at age 89.
J.H Mensah, a Gold Coaster born in October 1928 is a founding member of the governing New Patriotic Party and served in three different ministerial positions under the John Agyekum Kufuor administration.
Henry Mensah was was the Mrs Theresa Kuffuor
He was a former Minority leader and a Majority leader and held his last top government position in 2005 when he was appointed Senior minister by President Kufuor.
His working experience dates back to 1953 when he was appointed as an Assistant Inspector of Taxes by the colonial administration.
He was the Minority Leader in Parliament during the Second Parliament of the Fourth Republic.