This was How Ghana’s King Ayisoba Buried Mum; See for Yourself…


King Ayisoba is in record as the most successful Ghanaian Traditional Artiste.

King Ayisoba lost his mother, Akupoka Apoore few days ago. The Traditional musician confirmed the death to

He has shared photos of his late mum’s burial showing himself performing whiles the mortal remains of his late mother wrapped in a local mat was being carried on the shoulders of two well built men to the cemetery for interment.

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He explained that that is how they perform a funeral in their own culture:

“This is how we bury the dead in my hometown Bongo-soe.we don’t use coffins. We wrap the dead body in a local mat which is called ” sorngo” in our local language then we bury it…this is pure culture,” Ayisoba told

King Ayisoba’s mother, Akupoka Apoore who was 85yrs old died on 2nd May,2016 after a short illness at home after being discharged from the Bongo district hospital in the Upper-East Region.

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See photos from the burial: