Ronnie Coaches’ parents fight over his corpse

Parents of deceased hip-life artiste, Ronnie

Coaches are reported to have clashed over the

mortal remains of the late Buk Bak group


Ronnie, 36, died on November 21, 2013 at the

Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital after suffering a

heart attack.

The body of the musician, also known in real life

as Ronnie Nii Quarshikumah Quainoo, is

expected to be laid to rest on Saturday, February

1, 2014 but from indications, all is not going


According to eyewitnesses, there was some

confusion at the Bubuashie residences of

Ronnie's mother, Lilly, and father, Decarlo

Coaches Quainoo Friday, as soon as the body of

the late musician was conveyed from Korle-Bu

Teaching Hospital morgue.

The source said, as soon as the body arrived in

the vicinity where his parents live – their houses

are separated by a street – both of them insisted

the remains be brought to their homes.

Reports say after several minutes of a near

tussle between the two factions as to who has

the right to the body, an unnamed relative

managed to move the body to safety.

It still unclear the whereabouts of the remains

of the musician.

The family is expected to hold a Wake-keeping at

the National Theatre on Friday, January 31 and

the body is expected to be at the venue to be

laid in state.

The remains of the late musician will be interred

at the Osu Cemetery on February 1, to be

followed by a memorial service at the Success

Chapel, Bubuashie in Accra on Sunday, February


Myjoyonline reported

Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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