The mother of Ghana’s Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, Hajia Mariama Bawumia has passed.
According to reports, the late Hajia Bawumia died at the age of 81.
She died at a health facility in Accra where she was on admission receiving treatment after being ill for some time.
The late Hajia Mariama Bawumia is a native of Kpasenkpe in the West Mamprusi Municipality of the North East Region.
Dr Bawumia took to his official facebook page to announce;
STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF HAJIA MARIAMA BAWUMIA
Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un (Indeed to Allah we belong, and to Allah we shall return.)
It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of my beloved mother Hajia Mariama Bawumia.
Hajia Mariama passed away peacefully this morning in Accra. Burial is scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday September 14, 2021 in Walewale.
May the Almighty Allah grant her Jannatul Firdaus.
H.E. ALHAJI DR. MAHAMUDU BAWUMIA,
VICE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA