On Saturday, October 1, 2022, Friends and Families gathered at the forecourt of the State House in Accra to pay their last respect to the late Ghanaian actor Stephen Yawson, a.k.a Waakye.
The renowned Ghanaian actor Waakye, who was also a Reverend, died at age 52, at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra, on August 1, 2022.
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Waakye’s one-week observation ceremony was held on August 26, 2022, and following that was his Funeral ceremony held at the Forecourt of the State House in Accra.
The funeral ceremony of Mr. Yawson, who is best known for his role played in the “Chorkor Trotro” TV series on TV3, saw Maame Dokono, and other movie stars and industry players who also attended the one-week celebration present at the ceremony, and also fans, friends, and families.
Although there was a heavy pour in Accra on Saturday, people showed up at the ceremony in their numbers to mourn with the bereaved family.
A video from the ceremony that captured some of the sad scenes has been sighted by Edemtrendsgh. Many including stars like Adwoa Smart couldn’t hold back their tears at the ceremony, it was a very sad moment.
Check out this video below.