The remains of the former Ivorian premier returned Thursday, September 23, from Paris on Air France flight 731.
In attendance at the airport were his wife, members of his family, traditional Akan chiefs and members of his party; Mr Daniel Kablan Duncan, Mrs Henriette Konan Bédié, Mr Guikahue, the mayor of Port Bouet and others.
After a prayer was said in his memory at the esplanade of the presidential pavilion, the casquet was transferred to (IVOSEP) funeral home.
Charles Konan Banny was Laurent Gbagbo's Prime Minister between 2005 and 2007. He died of Covid-19 in France, on Friday 10 September 2021 .