- President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has arrived at the ongoing funeral of the late Ga Manye, Naa Dedei Omaedru III
- In a video, he made a grand entrance alongside his security details into the premises of the Ga Mantse Palace
- Aside from the president, his wife, First Lady Rebecca Naa Okaikor Akufo-Addo, and Vice-President Dr Bawumia are present
The President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has arrived to pay homage to the late Ga Manye, Naa Dedei Omaedru III.
The funeral of the late Queen Mother of the Ga State, Her Royal Majesty Naa Dedei Omaedru III, is underway at the Ga Mantse Palace in Accra on Saturday (today), October 28.
The president arrived with his security details at the funeral, where his wife, the First Lady Rebecca Naa Okaikor Akufo-Addo, Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia and his wife, Second Lady Samira Bawumia, Chief Justice Gertrude Torkornoo, had already taken their seats to mourn with the family, chiefs and Ga people.
Watch the video of the moment Akufo-Addo arrived at the ongoing funeral of the Ga Manye.
Shops at Circle Tiptoe Lane and Dome Market closed for the funeral of the late Ga Manye
Relatedly, YEN.com.gh reported that several shops in principal markets and communities in Accra have been closed for the final funeral rites of the late Ga Manye Naa Dedei Omaedru III.
It follows a directive from the Ga Traditional Council as part of activities tabled to observe the funeral of the deceased Queen Mother.
Shops at Circle Tiptoe Lane and Dome Market have been closed in compliance with the directive.
John Dumelo's meltdown at his mum's burial service
Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh previously reported that actor/politician John Dumelo could not handle the sight of his late mum lying in a casket at her pre-burial church service at the Holy Spirit Cathedral, Adabraka, Accra.
The Ghanaian film personality attempted to hold back emotions but failed as he broke down with tears flowing down his face.
At one point, the actor had to bend his head while shedding tears. Family members surrounded Dumelo, including actress and film producer Selassie Ibrahim, at the funeral service.
Ibrahim Mahama mourns with John Dumelo
The Engineers and Planners founder arrived at the service in the company of loved ones before John Dumelo approached to welcome him at the Holy Spirit Cathedral, Adabraka, Accra.
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