Stakeholders in Ghanaâ€™s movie industry on Friday, held a tribute night to mourn and celebrate the life of late President John Evans Atta Mills at the premises of IPMC in Accra.
President John Evans Atta died on July 24, at the 37 Military Hospital after he reportedly complained of throat pains. After his demise, newly sworn-in President John Mahama declared a two-week mourning period for the former President.
A lot of activities in the country had been postponed due to the presidentâ€™s death, while tributes kept pouring in from within and outside the country.
Ghanaian movie makers including actors, directors, producers and other important personalities converged on the IMPC premises to mourn the late President.
Among them were David Dontoh, Fred Amugi, Grace Nortey, Doris Sackitey, Pasculine Edward, Nana Ama Mcbrown, Koo Ofori, Vivian Achor, Kojo Dadson, Emmanuel Armah, and Helen Asante.
The rest included Albert Jackson-Davis, Henry Harding, Ekow Smith Asante, Nii Odoi Mensah, Ken Fiati, Akorfa Ejeani Asiedu, Salma Mumin, Ella Mensah, Irene Opare, Diana Gbatey, Ben Kwadey and Eddie Owusu.
They sang hymns in honour of the president and read tributes in his memory.
By Francis Addo