Executive Horn Given “Befitting Burial,” Today, President Weah Attends Funeral

President Weah paying his last respect to the fallen ‘Executive Horn’

The late Gabril Nyaneti Wilson was today laid to rest paid in the Matadi Community, the suburb of Monrovia with the Liberian leader, President George Manneh Weah and dozens of government officials, family members, friends and sympathizers paying their last respect to the ‘Executive Horn’

Minister of State, Nathaniel McGill paying his tribute

The late Wilson was one of two persons who lost their lives on Sunday, February 10, 2019, as a result of a tragic accident involving a land cruiser jeep assigned with the Executive Mansion Press and a vehicle belonging to Cllr. Wilkins Wright, on the Gbarnga-Monrovia highway.

A bereaved member paying his last respect

Following his death, the Liberian President Weah with was saddened of the death of his employee emphasized government’s incalculable appreciation for the fallen MoS employee’s immense contributions to the state. He had served as an officer of the Special Security Service (SSS), now Executive Protection Service (EPS), and later turned traditional horn blower for the presidency.

The late Wilson will was honored by swathing the national ensign on his casket. Besides giving him a befitting burial, Weah also assured the family of government’s commitment to provide the necessary assistance to the deceased’s children for as long as possible.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.