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Akufo-Addo commiserates with Dr Bawumia on mother’s loss

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Monday called at the residence of Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia to condole with him on the loss of his mother.

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Hajia Mariama Bawumia, mother of Vice President Bawumia died in the early hours of Monday after a short illness. She was 81 years.

She is to be buried on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, in Walewale in accordance with Islamic custom.

“My wife Rebecca and I came to express our condolences and sympathies to the Vice President and his family at the sad loss of his mother,” wrote President Akufo-Addo in condolence booked opened for Hajia Mariama.

“She was a delightful and courteous lady who looked after us very well at the occasions that we met her here and at Walewale.

“We ask for God’s blessing on her and for a peaceful rest in His bosom.

“May her soul be at peace.”

The President was also accompanied by the Chief of Staff, Akosua Frema Osei-Opare, government officials and some New Patriotic Party top party stalwarts.

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