The general public will have the opportunity to file past the remains of late former United Nations Secretary General, Kofi Annan, today [Tuesday] at the Accra International Conference Centre where he has been laid,.
His mortal remains arrived in Accra yesterday [Monday] at the Kotoka International Airport.
Present was the President of the Republic, Nana Akufo-Addo, his Vice Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia and other important dignitaries.
On September 11, Kofi Annan’s body will be laid in state at the Accra International Conference Centre. On Wednesday, September 12, dignitaries will file past and pay their last respects to Mr. Kofi Annan. A burial service will then take place on September 13 at the Conference Centre before he is finally laid to rest at the new Military Cemetery. Kofi Atta Annan was a Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations, from January 1997 to December 2006. Annan and the UN were the co-recipients of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize.