Major Mahama's statue unveiled in Accra on 2nd anniversary of his death

Major Mahama's statue unveiled in Accra on 2nd anniversary of his death

Major Maxwell Mahama, the army officer who was cruelly murdered in a mob attack at Denkyira Obuasi in the Central region, died exactly two years ago today, May 29, 2019.

As part of activities marking the anniversary, a monument has been unveiled in major Mahama's honour in Accra.

The 20-foot statue commission by the Ministry of Defence and the Ghana Armed Forces is located at the Airport Hills roundabout.

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Major Mahama, a member of the 5th Infantry of the Ghana Armed Forces, met his sad and unfortunate fate, while on duty in the area.

The commander of about 100 troops, Mahama and his group were in the area to fight help in the fight against illegal mining (galamsey).

Mahama became a national hero after the news of his gruesome lynching became public.

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Meanwhile, Major Mahama's wife, Barbara, has penned down an emotional letter to the fallen military officer on the second anniversary.

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Barbara, in remembering her husband’s death, took to her Instagram handle to pour out the sadness in her heart.

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