Photos: Nana Addo’s visit to Major Mahama’s family

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday visited family of the late Major Adam Mahama to commiserate with them.

There, he again, expressed his deepest condolences for their loss and disclosed that in agreement with the Chief of Defence Staff, Lt. Gen. Obed Akwa, the late Captain be promoted to the rank of Major.

He also revealed that a monument will be erected in his honour.

President Akufo-Addo greets the late soldier’s widow, Barbara Mahama

President Major Mahama

The President also disclosed that a state burial will be held for the soldier who was lynched by residents of Denkyira Obuasi in the Central Region.

President Major Mahama

President Major Mahama

Barbara Mahama made a widow in her prime

President Major Mahama

President Major Mahama

Major Mahama’s father, Capt. Rtd. Adam Mahama

President Major Mahama

Chief of Defence Staff, Lt. Gen. Obed Akwa read out decisions the Army and government have made regarding the late soldier

President Major Mahama

President Major Mahama

The President was accompanied by Interior Minister, Ambrose Dery; Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Attah; Gender and Social Protection Minister, Otiko Afisa Djaba and Defence Minister, Dominic Nitiwul.

President Major Mahama

President Major Mahama

Otiko Djaba oculd not hold her tears

President Major Mahama

Also with the President were Senior Minister, Osafa Maafo and Trade and Industry Minister, Alan Kyerematen

President Major Mahama

President Major Mahama

President Akufo Addo signed a book of condolence

President Major Mahama

Source: Joyonline