Former President John Dramani Mahama has consoled Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia over the passing of her mother Hajia Mariama Bawumia.
In a Facebook post, Mr. Mahama posted: I just got off the phone with my brother, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, to console him and the entire family on the loss of their mother, Hajia Mariama Bawumia earlier this morning. May Allah grant her a peaceful rest”.
Hajia Mariama Bawumia passed away today in Accra after a short illness.
She was 82 years old.
Dr. Bawumia took to his official Facebook page to make the announcement and she is expected to be buried in Walewale tomorrow September 14, 2021.
“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.”
The Vice President has always described his mother “as caring and supportive”.