It can be said that many Africans would rather spend lavishly on a funeral of a loved one than channel that money to their welfare while they are alive.
The lady who was laid in state was positioned in a rather bizarre way. It appears she used to be a “Chop Bar” operator so she was made to sit to depict that.
The lady was positioned as though she was preparing fufu for her customers. This picture has received a lot of criticism for being outrageous and over the top.