Ghana’s former President John Evans Atta Mills couldn’t finish his first term in office after his sudden demise in July, 2012
Ghana’s biggest opposition party National Democratic Congress held a press briefing this evening to address current happenings between Koku Anyidoho and the Atta Mills family
Sammy Atta Mills who is the junior biological brother of the former President accuse Koku Anyidoho of stealing the remains of the former President from his grave.
Former President John Evans Atta Mills was buried a decade ago at the Asomdwee Park in Accra. Now the family is accusing Koku Anyidoho who served under the former President s the former President’s aide and head of communications stealing the body of the Ghanaian President. He also accused him for using his body for rituals.
“They have removed the tomb and what they’ve done is they’ve claimed they’re rebuilding it. We have traditions. Why would you go and touch somebody’s grave without informing the family?. Now that you’ve gone to touch it, is the body still in that grave?. Wht did you put in that grave? What kind of rituals did you perform ober there?. Who has the body now? And that is a question that I want to ask Ghanaians” Sammy Atta Mills asked
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Mr Sammy Atta Mills aslo said the family does not recognize the Institute founded and headed by Koku Anyidoho to honour the former President He also blame Coastal Development Authority for conniving with Koku Anyidoho to steal the former President’s body
“Apparently, a group calling itself Atta Mills Institute, that the family doesn’t recognize amd Coastal Development Authority have gone to break this grave of President John Evans Atta Mills”
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Mr. Koku Anyidoho responded to all allegations, responding with laughing imoji in series of tweets.
“I will not use Asomdwee Park for partisan politics. It is a big shame that Sammy Atta Mills has neglected the burial place of his brother. And is using the work the state is doing for dirty politics, in support of John Mahama” Koku Anyidoho said in one of his countless tweets