The Ghana Police Service has announced the temporary closure and diversion of two streets in Accra ahead of the funeral and burial service of the late former United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan
The Lokko Road (Rd) is highlighted on the google map above (Google Maps)
The statement further advised motorists plying the Lokko Street to use the Ajumaku and Oxford Streets at alternative routes while traffic from the AU Circle has been diverted unto the Abdul Diouf and King Hassan roads.
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"Any inconveniences caused by these arrangements are deeply regretted".
News Release - Temporary closure of roads in Accra. pic.twitter.com/OdidFB3wEb— Ghana Police Service (@GhPoliceService) September 11, 2018
The statement added that unmarked vehicles would not be permitted to park or drive through the blockades while security vehicles and other vehicles carrying dignitaries would only be granted access after thorough checks.
Meanwhile, traffic police officers would be at