Celebrities to pay last respects to Christian Atsu today
This morning, a number of mourners will throng the forecourt of the State House where the burial service and final funeral rites of the late Christian Atsu will held.
As expected, a number of high profile personalities of entertainment figures, sports icons including active and retired footballers and government officials who commiserated with the family at the one week observation will also be in attendance.
It was indeed a visibly emotional atmosphere at the Adjiringanor Astro Turf in Accra on Saturday, March 4, when the one week observation of the late Christian Atsu Twasam was held.
Among the number of entertainment personalities spotted by Graphic Showbiz at the ceremony were the CEO of EIB Network, Nathaniel Adisi Anokye popularly known as Bola Ray, Christabel Ekeh, Kwesi Arthur, Lydia Forson, Grace Ashley and Nigeria’s Patoranking among others.
Also, former Black Stars players including Sulley Muntari, Asamoah Gyan, Kwadwo Asamoah were present to support the family in this devastating moments.
Christian Atsu, 31, met his untimely death in Turkey, when he was caught up in the 7.7 magnitude earthquake which occurred on Monday, February 6, 2023.
Atsu was residing in an apartment in the Hatay city which suffered huge damages during the quake.
A part of the tribute from wife reads, “Lying before to me today is the mortal remains of a beloved father and husband. I knew little that morning that God is going to call you home. In life, I love you dearly. In death, I do the same. It breaks my heart to lose you.
“You didn’t go alone, for part of me went with you. Your love is still my guide and though I cannot see you, you are always by my side. You were always full of life, you seemed immortal”.
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