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Dr. Kwame Nkrumah's Coffin Was Carried By Only Heads Of State Including Fidel Castro - Kwesi Pratt

The World, Africa, and indeed Ghana are celebrating the 55th anniversary of the death of Dr. Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah. A pan-Africanist and the first President of Ghana who died in exile on 27th April 1966 in Bucharest, Romania.

The Managing Editor of the Insight Newspaper Kwesi Pratt has revealed that when Dr. Kwame Nkrumah was being buried in Conakry in Guinea, it was only Heads of State who carried his coffin.

He made this disclosure as a panelist on 'Good Morning Ghana' on Metro television when he was commemorating the 55th death anniversary of the late Dr. Kwame Nkrumah.

According to him, the Heads of State that carried the coffin of Dr. Kwame Nkrumah included Sekou Toure of New Guinea, Amilcar Cabral, and Fidel Castro.

"Do you know that only Heads of State carried Kwame Nkrumah's coffin when he was buried in Conakry? That is about the biggest tribute that can be paid to the memory of Kwame Nkrumah." - he revealed

He also revealed that Kwame Nkrumah is the only person who has been the Head of State of two countries (Ghana and Guinea).

He added that virtually in every capital in the world, there is a monument of Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, even in the United Kingdom.

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