The Government of Ghana has announced that George Floyd will be added to the Sankofa Forum in the W.E.B DuBois Centre in the nations capital, Accra. This was announced at the funeral ceremony in Houston, Texas monitored by THE DIASPORA HOST.
The W.E.B DuBois Centre is a complex of four major buildings which include the home where Dr. DuBois spent his last years. George Floyd’s family also received support from the Ghanaian Government. The Floyd family graciously accepted the gesture by President Nana Akufo Addo and thanked the people of Ghana.
The family of Ahmaud Arbery, Botham Jean, and Eric Garner are all present at George Floyd’s funeral today in Houston.