Kofi Kingston’s homecoming date has been revealed
- He will call on President Akufo-Addo and Otumfuo
WWE champion Kofi Nahaje Sarkodie-Mensah popularly known as Kofi Kingston will be arriving in Ghana on May 30, 2019, YEN can report.
YEN has seen a press release confirming the date of Kingston’s arrival.
According to the press release, Kingston will be landing in Ghana for a four-day visit.
The four-day visit which starts from Thursday, May 30, through to Sunday, June 2, 2019, includes a courtesy call on the President of Ghana, H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo at the presidency.
He will then be at the Manhyia Palace to pay homage to the Asante Monarch, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II.
Per the release, other activities include a children’s rally, visits to tourist sites and places like the Lake Bosomtwe, the Christianborg (Osu) Castle, Bonwire and Ntonso, a visit to the Mother and Baby Unit at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, and visits to Ejisu and Atwima Techiman which are his paternal and maternal hometowns respectively.
There will also be media engagements and in-studio interviews.
Accompanying Kingston are the WWE crew who are currently shooting a documentary on the World Champion.
The WWE champion’s homecoming will be his first visit since 1993.
However, he considers this “Year of Return” as a unique opportunity for him to make a historic visit to Ghana at the height of his wrestling career.
Kofi first won the WWE belt when he defied all odds to reign supreme over Daniel Bryan on March 7, 2019.
Earlier, YEN reported how Kingston successfully defended his WWE crown.
Kingston defended his WWE Championship in a triple threat match in the main event against two WWE Raw Superstars activating the “Wild Card” rule in Sami Zayn and AJ Styles, just one day removed from defeating Daniel Bryan on Raw.