The late National Executive Committee (NEC) member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Araba Tagoe, will be laid to rest this weekend.
According to the funeral arrangements, there will be no wake. Her body will be laid in state at the Family Residence, at Kawanupaado in Cape Coast on Friday, 19th January 2024 for filing past.
Burial Service shall take place at the St. Frances De Sales Catholic Church this Saturday after which mourners shall converge at the Cape Coast Sport Stadium for the funeral rites.
Former President, John Dramani Mahama, his 2020 Running Mate, Professor Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang, NDC National Executives, MPs former appointees, the Western regional branch of the NDC among other sympathizers are expected to join the mourners.
Araba Tagoe, firebrand and radical party member, well known for her forthrightness, brevity and commitment towards grassroots mobilization of the party, died on Tuesday, August 15, 2023 at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital where she was on admission.
She was a staunch supporter of Sekondi Hassacas, and was twice the NDC Deputy Women’s Organiser for Western Region.
The Thanksgiving Mass is slated for Sunday 21 January 2024 at the St. Frances De Sales Catholic Church, Cape Coast.
By:Afia Owusu/ myxyzonline.com/ Ghana