Drama as wife and children of late Herbert Addo are "missing" at cemetery

Drama as wife and children of late Herbert Addo are "missing" at cemetery

YEN.com.gh has learnt that it was a gloomy scene at the funeral ground of the late Coach Herbert Addo.

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According to media reports, a thick and overbearing rift between the family of the late Herbert Addo and his widow, Mrs. Acquah Addo, hang over the final funeral rites and burial ceremony to the last minute.

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A report by GhanaWeb.com has it that, even where the body was to be finally laid to rest was a bone of discord as the mortal remains were being moved from the Oyarifa residence of the late football star.

Reading of wife's tribute at Herbert Addo's funeral

Reading of wife's tribute at Herbert Addo's funeral

The report continues that armed police officers had to fight off a crowd opposing the interment at the Methodist burial ground in Aburi.

Mrs. Addo, the wife of the deceased was also conspicuously missing at the cemetery side when the body was being laid to rest.

The late Herbert Addo

The late Herbert Addo

She was reportedly booed earlier at the burial rites by the family of Herbert Addo, his five daughters and three brothers.

Family disputes marring the burials ceremonies of loved ones are not uncommon in Ghana. The family of the late Daasebre Dwamena had an overdrawn dispute as to whether his mortal remains be buried in Muslim or Christian ways.

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