The New Patriotic Party in the North East region has described the life of the late Mother of Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia as one that was “fulfilled and dignified”.
“Hajia Mariama Bawumia lived a fulfilled and a dignified life, and has paid her dues to the state. She did Ghana a profound favour by giving us a first-class Vice President in the history of Ghana”.
Hajia Mariama Bawumia was reported dead in the early hours of Monday September 13th, 2021 in Accra after she was hospitalized few weeks ago.
She was 82 years.
In a statement copied to diamondfmonline.com, the North East regional secretary of the NPP Sulley Sambian said “the death of Hajia Mariama Bawumia should therefore be seen as a celebration of a life well lived”.
Below is the full statement announcing the death of Hajia Mariama Bawumia.
THE MOTHER OF H.E THE VICE PRESIDENT, ALHAJI DR MAHAMUDU BAWUMIA PASSES ON
The NPP in the North East Region has learned with utter shock the sudden demise of the biological mother of H.E Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia.
She died early this morning in Accra at the age of 82.
On behalf of the NPP fraternity in Region, Chairman Nuru and his regional executives send their deepest condolences to the Vice President and the entire Bawumia family. The death of our mother is a lost to the whole country and not the Bawumia family alone.
Hajia Mariama Bawumia lived a fulfilled and a dignified life, and has paid her dues to the state. She did Ghana a profound favour by giving us a first-class Vice President in the history of Ghana.
The death of Hajia Mariama Bawumia should therefore be seen as a celebration of a life well lived.
By this release, a notice is hereby served to the NPP fraternity in the North East Region that our dear mother will be laid to rest on Tuesday 14th September, 2021 in the family house in Walewale.
All are therefore entreated to come out in our numbers, while observing all covid-19 protocols, for us to give our beloved mother a befitting rest.
It’s the prayer of the NPP in the region that the soul of our beloved mother, in the Mercy of God will rest in Perfect Peace.