Final funeral rites of Akuapem Nifahene held

Final funeral rites of Akuapem Nifahene held

The New Patriotic Party 2016 presidential nominee, Nana Akufo-Addo on Friday, August 5, paid his last respect to the late chief of Adukrom, Osuodumgya Otutu Kono III, who was also the Akuapem Nifahene.

Final funeral rites of Akuapem Nifahene held

Akufo-Addo exchanging pleasantries with the Lartehhene

Accompanied by NPP stalwarts from the Eastern Region, Nana Akufo-Addo was mobbed by thousands of residents, as well as thousands of mourners, as he made his way to the funeral grounds at Adukrom, amidst chants of “afi y3 wa fi” and “yɛresesamu”.

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The NPP donated a carton of schnapps, boxes of bottled water, crates of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, as well as a cash of GH¢8,000, was made to the Adukrom Traditional Council.

Known in private life as Justice Atta Asare Korang, the late Chief, whose passing occurred on January 31, 2016, was a retired judge of the court of appeal. He reigned for almost 14 years as chief of Adukrom, from 2002 to 2016.

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