The bodies of a police officer, his wife, and their baby who were killed in a fire in Kumasi, Ashanti Region, have been laid to rest.
Senior officers of the Ghana Police Service, relatives, and others attended the ceremony to pay their final respects to the departed souls.
The late police officer who was attached to the Anti-Robbery Unit of the Ashanti Command, 35-year-old Sergeant Owusu Asante Baafi was buried in his hometown on Saturday, January 28, 2023.
His wife, 32-year-old Millicent Akyaa Agyei, and the three-month-old child, Samuel Kwabena Baafi Nyamedo who died in the incident were also buried.
The late officer and his family perished after fire gutted a police apartment at Apromase on January 16, 2023.
The coffin of the late police officer was draped in a Ghana Police Service flag with a service cap placed on it.
To honour the late officer, both coffins were escorted by Senior Police Officers in a procession and a final gun salute at the cemetery.
Mr. Christian Tetteh Yohunu, Director-General Administration, COP, and Mr. Christian Tetteh Yohunu, Director-General Legal and Prosecution, COP, were among the senior police officers present. Mr. Nathan Kofi Boakye and Mr. Frederick Adu Anim, Director-General, COP Human Resource Development.