Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor attend Mary Grant's funeral

Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor attend Mary Grant's funeral

The final funeral rite of Mary Grant, a former Council of State member, has been held at the State House in Accra.

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

The funeral was attended by several dignitaries, including President John Mahama, Vice-President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, former President Jerry John Rawlings and former President John Agyekum Kufuor.

Dr Grant died last month at the age of 88.

Here are 11 “powerful” photos from the event.

1. President Mahama exchanges pleasantries with former President Rawlings

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

2. Archbishop Nicolas Duncan-Williams chats with Rawlings

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

3. Kufuor in a chat with Mahama

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

4. Rawlings chats with Amissah-Arthur

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

5. Rawlings exchanges pleasantries with family members of Dr Grant.

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

6. Kufuor and Mahama exchange pleasantries

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

7. Rawlings and Mahama in a chat

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

8. Former Finance Minister attended, Dr Kwesi Botchwey (middle, attended with other dignitaries.

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

9. Rawlings with the speaker of parliament, Edward Doe Adjaho.

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

10. Rawlings goes to lay wreath by the casket

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

11. The minister of education, Prof. Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, exchanges pleasantries with Doe Adjaho and Rawlings.

Photos: Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor, others attend Mary Grant's funeral

12. Mahama chats with Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, the founder of the Progressive People's Party (PPP).

Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor attend Mary Grant's funeral

13. The finance minister, Seth Terkper, observes proceedings with other dignitaries

Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor attend Mary Grant's funeral

14. President Mahama lays a wreath in honour of the late council of state member.

Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor attend Mary Grant's funeral

15. Minister for communications, Edward Omane-Boamah, speaks at the event

Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor attend Mary Grant's funeral

16. Dr Grant's family members with some members of the clergy

Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor attend Mary Grant's funeral

17. Pallbearers from the military standing by the casket

Mahama, Rawlings, Kufuor attend Mary Grant's funeral

May the soul of Dr Grant rest in peace.

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