2 October 2018. The Vice President and Chairman of the Ghana Armed Forces Council, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, on Tuesday, 2 October 2018 visited the family of the late Brigadier General Salifu Gabriel Yakubu (Commander of the Ghana Military Academy) during the one week memorial service at Juba Villas, Burma Camp, to console the family for their loss.
During his visit, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia also signed the book of condolence at the residence.
Dr Bawumia was accompanied by the Defence Minister, Hon Dominic Nitiwul, Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), Lt Gen OB Akwa, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), Maj Gen WA Ayamdo, Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), Rear Admiral PK Faidoo and other Senior Officers of the Ghana Armed Forces.
The final funeral rite of the deceased is scheduled on Wednesday, 28 November 2018 at the Garrison Methodist Presbyterian Church (GMPC) in Burma Camp.