General News Mon, 26 Apr 1999

Two banks donate towards chief?s funeral

Akim Oda (Eastern Region), 26th April ?99 ?

 Barclays Bank Ghana Limited and the Cooperative Bank Limited on Thursday presented items at different functions to the Akim Kotoku Traditional Council for the funeral of Okofrobour Agyeman Attafua the IV, Omanhene of the Akim Kotoku Traditional area who will be buried on Saturday, May One.

Barclays bank presented a cheque for two million cedis, a carton Schnapps, two bottles of Gin, two cartons of beer and two crates of minerals, while Cooperative bank gave one million cedis and a carton of schnapps.


Mr Mike Hukpati, and Mr Edwin Sackey, Branch manager of Barclays and Cooperative respectively, presented the items which were received on behalf of the council Nana Akua Asantewaa II, the Queenmother.

The late Omanhene who died late last year will laid in state from Thursday, 29th April.

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