Photos: Ex-prez Mahama attends Major Mahama's burial

Photos: Ex-prez Mahama attends Major Mahama's burial

Former president John Mahama has attended the burial of the late Major Maxwell Mahama at the forecourt of the State House in Accra.

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Photos: Ex-prez Mahama attends Major Mahama's burial

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Former President Mahama looked to be in pain as he filed past the remains of his late nephew.

Photos: Ex-prez Mahama attends Major Mahama's burial

The former president was one the top dignitaries who attended the burial service to pay their last respects to the soldier, whose death has shocked the nation.

Photos: Ex-prez Mahama attends Major Mahama's burial

The burial service precedes the interment of the late soldier at the military section of the Osu cemetery on Friday.

Photos: Ex-prez Mahama attends Major Mahama's burial

Former president Mahama, who has promised to take care of the Major Mahama's children, bowed as he came face-to-face with the remains of the late army officer.

Photos: Ex-prez Mahama attends Major Mahama's burial

Major Mahama was killed by a mob at Denkyira Obuasi, which reportedly mistook him for a criminal after some women in the community spotted his official pistol.

Photos: Ex-prez Mahama attends Major Mahama's burial

The killing sparked public condemnation and outrage, prompted many Ghanaians to call for an end to mob justice.

At least 40 people who reportedly took part in his lynching have been arrested.

Photos: Ex-prez Mahama attends Major Mahama's burial

Maxwell Mahama

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