Confusion as mortuary men storm Tema cemetery to seize corpse over GHC40 debt

Confusion as mortuary men storm Tema cemetery to seize corpse over GHC40 debt

It was an unbelievable scene at the Tema cemetery when some mortuary men interrupted a burial ceremony to seize the corpse of a man.

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Confusion as mortuary men storm Tema cemetery to seize corpse over GHC40 debt

Confusion as mortuary men storm Tema cemetery to seize corpse over GHC40 debt

The family of the deceased is believed to have sneaked the corpse out of the morgue on the blind side of the mortuary officials without paying them.

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After dressing the corpse and preparing it for burial, the mortuary men were angered when they realised the family of the deceased had come to take the corpse without their notice.

Confusion as mortuary men storm Tema cemetery to seize corpse over GHC40 debt

Confusion as mortuary men storm Tema cemetery to seize corpse over GHC40 debt

The mortuary men - who claim not to have been paid by the family of the deceased - followed up and caused a scene at the Tema cemetery where the burial was supposed to take place.

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According to reports, the mortuary men forcibly opened the coffin and took out the corpse, threatening to carry him back to the morgue if they were not paid.

It took the timely intervention of some family members to stop them from taking the corpse away.

And do you know how much these mortuary men were owed??

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¢40!! Yes, just forty Ghana cedis.

Wonders indeed shall never end.

Source: Yen.com.gh

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