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Family of Christian Atsu announces date for his burial

The family of the late Ghanaian football Stars, Christian Atsu has announced a date for his burial ceremony.

According to the family of Christian Atsu, plans have been put in place to hold the final funeral rites of the late footballer on 17th March, 2023.

Multiple reports indicate that the burial ceremony of Christian Atsu will be held at the Forecourt of the State house in Accra.

Atsu reportedly died in the devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake that rocked Turkey.

The remains of the late Ghanaian player, Christian Atsu is now being flown to Ghana from Turkey.

The 31-year-old ex-Newcastle and Chelsea player was found dead under the rubble 12 days after the incident took place.

He was earlier reported found but later discovered that he was still held under the rubble.

Atsu had been scheduled to fly out of the country hours before the quake struck at 4am local time.

But he reportedly cancelled his Ghana flight to stay with teammates after scoring the dramatic game-winning goal in a Super Lig match the day before the incident occurred  on February 5.

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