Samira Bawumia , Asiedu Nketia and other top politicians pay their last respects to KABA

Samira Bawumia , Asiedu Nketia and other top politicians pay their last respects to KABA

The late broadcaster, Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong (KABA) has finally been been laid to rest at the Osu Cemetery in Accra.

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The burial took place shortly after a service led by the Gethsemane Methodist Church, Mamprobi-Accra.

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Among the many who attended the burial service to pay their last respects was the Second Lady, Samira Bawumia.

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Second Lady Samira Bawumia

And she was not the only top political figure who attended the ceremony as the topmost political parties in the country were heavily represented.

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The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) had its acting Chairman, Freddie Blay, acting General Secretary, John Boadu and Ministers of State including Albert Kan Dapaah and Dan Botwe.

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Second Lady, Samira Bawumia with NPP Chairman, Freddie Blay and General Secretary, John Boadu

The main opposition ,National Democratic Congress (NDC) had its General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia, his Deputy, Kofi Adams, and former Ministers of State, Mrs Betty Mould Iddrissu Dr Omane Boamah, among others attending.

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NDC General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia

The Convention People's Party was also ably represented by its 2016 flagbearer, Ivor Greenstreet.

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2016 CPP flagbearer, Ivor Greenstreet

KABA, host of Asempa FM's political talkshow, Ekosii Sen passed He passed away on Saturday 18th November 2017, after being rushed to the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital following a short illness.

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Mrs Betty Mould Iddrissu

For a 37-year-old, he commands a lot of respect across political divides as he has been described as an impartial journalist.

READ ALSO: KABA's mum breaks our heart with final words to her son

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Former Minister of Communications, Dr Edward Omane Boamah

It is therefore not surprising that his funeral brought together many top politicians across the political divide at the same venue.

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Deputy of Local Government, O.B. Amoah and Minister for Regional Reorganisation, Dan Botwe

KABA left behind a wife and a 7-month old baby girl. His wife, Valentina, who broke down in tears after seeing his mortal remains in state paid a a very painful tribute to the fallen journalist.

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A teary Valentina

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Below are more photos of the top politicians who attended the KABA's funeral:

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Election Director of the NDC, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo

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Minister for National Security, Albert Kan Dapaah

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National Organiser of the NDC, Kofi Adams

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NDC Regional Chairmen for Central and Greater Accra Regions, Allotey Jacobs (L) and Joseph Ade Coker

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Deputy NSS Director, Eugene Boakye aka Nana B

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