Christian Atsu, the late Black Star player, will be laid to rest on March 17, 2023.
According to his family, his funeral will be held on the forecourt of the statehouse.
This was revealed during a one-week celebration at the Adjiringanor Astro Turf in Accra.
Mustapha Yussif, Minister of Youth and Sports, has assured the family that the government will give the late footballer a proper funeral.
“Government has taken all the cost of the one-week celebration. The funeral will be a state funeral. Government will take the cost of that as well because of the late footballer’s contribution to Ghana’s football. ”
“Aside from that, the way and manner in which our brother died was devastating and this is the time for us all to come together to give him a befitting funeral.”