The Speaker of Parliament, the Rt. Hon. Aaron Mike Oquaye will at 2pm today receive the mortal remains of the Member of Parliament for the Ayawso West Wuogon Constituency Emmanuel Kyeremanteng Agyarko at the forecourt parliament.
National Organiser of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Sammi Awuku, outlining details of the programme for the funeral of the late MP, said the remains will then be moved to the NPP Headquarters at 2:30pm where party executives, officials and members will pay their last respects to the affable late MP.
‘’From the party Headquarters, we will drive to the NPP Greater Accra regional party office which he, the late MP donated to the party so that the regional party officers will also bade him fare well. By 3pm, we will move the mortal remains to the constituency office in Ayawaso West Wuogon, in Dzorwulu to enable constituency officers also pay their last respects. And then we will drive the remains through Abelemkpe through Tetteh Quarshie , through Okponglo to Bawaleshie and then American House after which he will finally be driven to Odumase Krobo for the funeral proper’’ Mr. Awuku said on Accra based okay Fm.
Mr. Awuku opined further that ‘’today is a very difficult day for the party and tomorrow is even going to be more difficult for us as a party, but the covenant keeping God will keep His covenant with us’’.
Mr. Awuku extended the party’s invitation to the generality of the Ghanaian people to mourn with them in these trying moments, in order to give the late MP a befitting burial.
The late Emmanuel Kyeremanteng Agyarko, passed on a few weeks ago in America where he was receiving treatment for an ailment in a health facility.
His funeral has been slated for today, Friday, January 25, 2019 and Saturday January 26, 2019 at Krobo Odumase in the Eastern Region.