Former General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie a.k.a. Sir John is set to be buried on Thursday, June 3, 2021.
The burial and final funeral rites are expected will be held in Sir John’s hometown of Sakra Wonoo in the Ashanti region.
Ahead of the burial, Sir John’s mortal remains have been transported to his hometown. His body was conveyed in a helicopter to Sakra Wonoo.
In a video sighted by YEN.com.gh, the helicopter carrying Sir John’s body is seen hovering over the town.
Moments after the helicopter landed a long convoy of vehicles including a hearse went pick the casket containing Sir John’s remains. When the convoy arrived at Sir John’s family house, there were loads of mourners awaiting in front of the house.
As previously reported by YEN.com.gh, many of the mourners were left in tears. Some men including military personnel carried the casket into the house.
Watch the video below: