Major Mahama is being buried by the State and Family Today, Friday 9th June 2017. The late Major is being honored with a Full Military Burial in Accra.
The venue for the gathering and the farewell messages will be held at the Forecourt of State House. The remains of late Major Mahama will be moved from the 37 Military Hospital to the burial grounds for filing pass at 6:00 am.
The full Military honors for the former Captain will start approximately 9:00 am. There will be a procession to Osu Military Cemetery for the interment of Major Mahama.
Thanksgiving service will be held at the Light House Chapel International, Qodesh, North Kaneshie in Accra on Sunday, June 11, 2017, at approximately 10:30 am.
Due to the burial ceremony and the huge number expected at the funeral today, the Police has urged the public to acknowledge the following road blocks
The Castle Road in Osu, from the AU Roundabout towards the Osu Cemetery traffic light to the State House, will be closed to traffic.Motorists using that route will be redirected through the Accra Sports Stadium, to the Ministries, and through the National Theatre to the Central Business District.
The Late Major Mahama Was lynched and later burnt to the death by the residents of Denkyira- Boase. According to the residents, the mistook him for an armed robber when they saw a sidearm on him. So far 41 people have been arrested in connection with his death