Kodzo Ekpe

St. Croix Educational Complex and University of the Virgin Islands math instructor Kodzo Ekpe died suddenly Sunday while waiting to board a flight back to the United States from Guyana.

Kodzo Ekpe, a beloved math teacher at St. Croix Educational Complex High School and a University of the Virgin Islands professor, died Sunday.

Ekpe collapsed and died suddenly at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport in Guyana while attempting to board a flight to Miami with his family, according to Guyanese news reports.

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