Tears flow as murdered police woman is buried in Tamale


 – 3News - First In News | Ghana News Updates The mortal remains of the late Sergeant being carried away for burial[/caption] The police woman who was murdered at a snap checkpoint on the Kumbungu road in , Sergeant Agatha Nana Nabin, has been laid to rest amidst uncontrollable tears from sympathisers. The well attended service held at the Holy Cross Cathedral in Tamale, witnessed scores of sympathisers pay their last respect to the late officer. In a tribute, the described the late officer as calm, determined and brave. Rev. Philip Naameh, the Archbishop of Tamale in his sermon said he was optimistic that the good life Agatha lived on earth will grant her heaven to shame her murderers. “Even though we are here mourning the of a young woman full of hope in life, let's remember that she is resting peacefully in the bosom of the giver and taker of life”. – 3News - First In News | Ghana News Updates He appealed to Ghanaians to think about the and welfare of the three little the officer left behind. “While we mourn, let's not forget the little children who will need support to accomplish a fulfilled life” he said. Abrose Dery who led the government delegation, extended the condolences of the president to the bereaved . He assured the family that President Akuffo Addo will extend the same conditions he extended to other officers who lost their lives in line of duty to them. Mr Dery appealed to the general public to volunteer information to the agencies to help in the combat of crime. He commended the dedicated and sterling service of the policewoman to the Republic of . “Government recognises her call to duty, her heroin demise inline of duty and thus her memory will never be forgotten,” the Minister assured. – 3News - First In News | Ghana News Updates Meanwhile, the acting Inspector General of Police James Oppong-Boanuh has promoted posthumously, the late Agatha Nana Nabin, to a Sargent in recognition of her act of bravery, dedication and commitment to duty. The late Officer was murdered at a snap checkpoint while on duty at Malshegu on the Kumbungu road on July 30. She was survived with three children. By Christopher Amoako|3news.com|Ghana