Christian Atsu: 5 Videos as Late Ghanaian Footballer's Remains Arrive at Kotoka Airport
- The remains of the late Ghanaian footballer Christian Atsu Twasam landed at the Kotoka International Airport in Accra on Sunday, February 19
- The lifeless body of the late Black Stars winger was received by Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia and other dignitaries
- YEN.com.gh has put together five videos that show emotional scenes as the footballer's remains landed in Ghana
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The remains of the late Ghanaian midfielder Christian Atsu Twasam arrived at the Kotaka International Airport in Accra on Sunday, February 19.
His remains arrived at the Terminal 2 VIP airport area after 7:00 pm, followed by a brief ceremony before being taken from the Turkish Airlines aircraft that brought him.
Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, some family members of the late footballer, and the officials of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) received the remains of Christian Atsu.
Other attendees included the Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Ghana's Ambassador to Turkey, Francisca Ashietey-Odunton, and the Ghana Supporters Union members.
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YEN.com.gh has compiled some videos from the airport for your view below:
1. Family, friends, and fans waiting patiently for the remains of Atsu at the airport:
2. The Turkish plane lands in Ghana:
3. The military carries Atsu’s remains:
4. Vice-President Dr Bawumia receives Christian Atsu's remains:
5. The remains of Atsu being sent to the 37 military mortuary:
Mohammed Kudus grieves tragic death of Christian Atsu
Relatedly, YEN.com.gh earlier reported that Ghanaian footballer Mohammed Kudus mourned the sad passing of Black Stars winger Christian Atsu Twasam on Instagram.
In a message on Sunday, February 19, he admitted that the passing of his senior football colleague still leaves him in shock.
The Ajax player expressed his condolences to the footballer's family and prayed for Christian Atsu to be led by the light of truth and kindness.
Christian Atsu's body dispatched to Ghana
Also, YEN.com.gh previously reported that Black Stars winger Christian Atsu's remains were dispatched to Ghana from Turkey.
Precisely 12 days after becoming buried, Atsu, a victim of the Turkish earthquake, was discovered beneath the debris and confirmed dead on Saturday, February 18.
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