Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey's body arrives home

Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey's body arrives home

The remains of NPP former national chairman, Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey arrived in Ghana ahead of his final funeral rites.

Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey's body arrives home

A priest prays for the remains when it arrived at the Kotoka International Airport. Photo credit: Facebook

The body was met on arrival by New Patriotic Party (NPP) stalwarts like; former President Kufuor, NPP 2016 flagbearer, Nana Akufo-Addo, former Minister of State Hackman Owusu Agyemang, and some executives of the NPP.

Family members as well as acquaintances and sympathizers were also there.

Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey's body arrives home

Former President J.A Kufour and NPP stalwart, Hackman Owusu Agyemang were at the airport to meet the body

Jake passed away on Sunday, March 20, in London.

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Family sources say a pre-burial service will be held on April 21, 2016 at the Ridge Church in Accra.

Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey's body arrives home

Family and friends were all at the airport to welcome Jake's remains home for burial

A burial and thanksgiving service will take place the following day at the forecourt of the State House.

He will be laid to rest privately.

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