Ghanaians Hold ‘Funeral’ For Kobe Bryant

Some Ghanaians who are loyal fans of American star Kobe Bryant have come together to mourn the death of the basketball icon.

A video of Kobe Bryant’s funeral in Ghana has taken over the social media space in the country.

In the video sighted by, a poster of Bryant and his daughter is seen with the caption “What a shock.” …much like the obituary posters, we see in town.

In the video, the fans had dressed in black and red and were captured weeping uncontrollably. They were seen moving up and down while crying as they kept mentioning the name of the late superstar.

It is unclear the exact place the funeral took place but it is believed it happened in Kumasi.

Watch the video below:

The video has attracted some criticism from social media users as they believed these fans are just joking with Bryant’s tragic death.

@magtoni_blinks commented: “Diz shouldn’t be a joke at all… ah, Ghana.”

@akwasi_agyare_balcazar: “We take everything for joke eiii.”

@emiliano_juan_dani: “The whole world Ghana Number one in foolishness they know from where self.”

@dc_kwakye: “Bunch of idiots! What’s funny about this? Foolish people.”

@lorash3: “Is this supposed to be funny? Insensitivity to the highest degree.


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