Ghanaians react to video of Sir John’s body flown in a helicopter to his hometown for burial

The former General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie (Sir John) will be buried on Thursday, June 3, 2021.

Sir John

The late NPP stalwart died in 2020 at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra.

His burial and final funeral rites will happen in his hometown at Sakra Wonoo in the Ashanti Region.

Ahead of the burial, Sir John's mortal remains have been transported to his hometown.

His body was conveyed in a helicopter to Sakra Wonoo.

In a video sighted by Pulse.com.gh, the helicopter carrying Sir John's body is seen hovering over the town.

Moments after the helicopter landed a long convoy of vehicles including a hearse went to pick the casket containing Sir John's remains.

Meanwhile, the video of the helicopter carrying Sir John’s remains has stirred reaction on social media.

Below are some of the comments;

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