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Baffour Gyan being consoled at the funeral of his mother
Ex Ghana striker Baffour Gyan has shaved off his dreadlocks in memory of his departed mother.
The 32-year-old has been wearing the dread for well over a decade but decided to let it go for the burial of his deceased mother this weekend.
Madam Cecelia Love Amoako, mother of Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan died last November in a car crash in Accra before her 61st birthday.
She will be buried in her hometown of Mamponteng on Saturday.
Madam Amoako is succeeded by a husband and four children – two of whom played at international level or the Black Stars.
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Bereaved Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan
The funeral of the mother of Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan is underway at the deceased residence in Gbawe, Accra.
Cecelia Love Amoako died in November last year in a car crash.
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Speaker Rt. Hon. Doe-Adjaho in a hearty chat with the Minority Leader Kyei Mensah-Bonsu at the funeral
Speaker of Ghana’s Parliament Rt. Hon. Edward Doe-Adjaho led a delegation to the funeral of Asamoah Gyan’s mother on Friday.
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Asamoah Gyan failed to score in the Asian Champions League against Esteghlal
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