Bole hosts Major Mahama’s traditional funeral rites

Bole hosts Major Mahama’s traditional funeral rites

- The event was held at Bole, in the Northern Region

- Government officials, as well as traditional rulers were present to grace the occasion

- Final funeral rites would be held later at Tumu, in the Upper West Region

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Information available to YEN indicates that the traditional funeral rites of the late Major Mahama took place in the Northern Regional district, Bole.

Bole hosts Major Mahama’s traditional funeral rites

According to, Zakariah Sakara Ahmed, a spokesperson of the family, the deputy minister of Defense was present, in the company of high – ranking government and military officials. A delegation from the Asantehene was also present to grace the occasion.

Bole hosts Major Mahama’s traditional funeral rites

He added that Tumu, would be the venue for the final traditional rites, which would be in accordance to the Sisala custom

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Bole hosts Major Mahama’s traditional funeral rites

He finally expressed the family’s appreciation to all who have played various roles in supporting the family, since the day of the untimely death of Major Maxwell Mahama.

Bole hosts Major Mahama’s traditional funeral rites

The government had earlier organized a state burial for the late soldier, which was followed by a memorial service.

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Source: Yen.com.gh

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