Veteran Ghanaian actor, Katawere, known in private life as Ebenexer Donkor, has died.

According to family sources, the actor died early Monday morning, and his remains has been deposited at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital morgue.

He was 78.

Katawere featured in the popular television series, Efiewura – where he played the role of a controversial and difficult landlord.

Prior to his acting career, he disclosed in a 2013 interview on Asempa FM that he worked with the then glamour stores and later had to carry his sewing machine around from house to house as “oye adiaye”.

In that interview also, he revealed, that his name Katawere was derived from a controversial god.

Source: Ghana/StarrFMonline.com/103.5FM