The body of the late United Nations General Secretary, Kofi Annan, will arrive at the Kotoka International Airport in Accra today.
The body will be accompanied by his wife, children, family members and some officials of the United Nations.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will receive the body in a brief ceremony.
Annan will be accorded a state burial and his body interred at the new Military Cemetery in Accra on September 13, 2018 after burial service at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) on Wednesday, September 12.
The Nobel Laureate passed away on August 18 in the Swiss capital Berne after a short illness.
He was reported to have fallen ill on his return trip from South Africa after he had attended the centenary celebration of the birth of a former South African President, Nelson Mandela.