The State House’s forecourt was crowded with friends and several former Black Stars players who had gathered there to grieve with Christian Atsu’s family.
Atsu’s wife, Marie-Claire Rupio, sobbed as she paid respect to her late husband, while former Black Stars players John Mensah and John Paintsil were also obviously upset as they passed the ex-bones. player’s
Key figures including President Nana Akufo-Addo, Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, and former President John Dramani Mahama attended Atsu’s funeral service at the State House’s courtyard to offer their condolences.
In the midst of the grief and tears, the solemn funeral service featured a display of customary artifacts from the star’s clan.
The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Kurt Okraku, the President of the Ghana Football Association, Isaac Kofi Egyir, the Director General of the Ghana Prisons Service, Mustapha Ussif, Chief of Staff Akosua Frema Opare, Henry Quartey, other executives, some high-ranking athletes, and other political figures, including Kennedy Agyapong, the MP for Assin Central, also flocked to the burial grounds.