PHOTOS: Kofi Annan arrives home to a 3 day funeral service

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The mortal remains of Mr. Kofi Annan arrived in the country today for a 3 day funeral service arranged by the state for the former Secretary General of the United Nations who passed on in Sweden some three weeks ago.

The 7th United Nation’s Secretary General’s remains received a brief ceremony at the Kotoka International Airport in the presence of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Vice president Mahamudu Bawumia before it was moved to the Accra international conference centre where the body will be laid in state tomorrow 11 September 2018.

On Wednesday September 12, 2018, dignitaries will file past the body to pay their last respects and that will be followed by a burial service on Thursday September 13 at the conference centre before it is finally interred at the Military Cemetery.

His wife Nane and their three children accompanied the body.

Here are some pictures of the arrival of his remains


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Kennedy Mornah is an Award Winning Ghanaian Journalist with over two decades of experience in the Ghanaian Media landscape spanning the electronic, print and digital media. He is a Media Consultant, a Corporate MC, Radio and TV Host, Founder and Publisher of the Maritime and Transport Digest Newspaper, Businessman, a Go getter and an optimist. He has worked for renowned media organizations including Diamond Fm in Tamale, Luv Fm in Kumasi, Oman Fm in Accra and Starr Fm in Accra In 2017 he received the Reporter of the Year Award at the Ghana Shippers Awards in Accra, Ghana.

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