Thousands of Ghanaians thronged the Accra International Conference Center to pay their last respect to ex-Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur.
The funeral service witnessed a large gathering from Ghanaians near and afar amidst wailing and crying.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his Vice President Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia led government dignitaries for the final journey of the ex-Governor of the Bank of Ghana.
Kwesi Amissah-Arthur died on June 29, 2018, after he collapsed at the Airforce Gym in Accra during a workout session.
The well attended service also had in attendance former Presidents Jerry John Rawlings, John Agyekum Kuffour and John Mahama.
He was sworn in as the Vice President of Ghana in August 2012, after the passing of former President John Atta Mills.
Former Finance Minister under the NDC administration, Prof. Kwesi Botchwey was at the funeral to pay his last respect to the late Kwesi Bekoe Amissah Arthur.
Among dignitaries present was the National Democratic Congress’ Central regional Chairman, Allotey Jacobs.
The Ghana Military Service were present, playing a significant role in ensuring the smooth running of the final funeral rites of the late former veep.