Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has lost his mother, Hajia Mariama Bawumia.
He announced the sad news in a statement released Monday morning.
According to the statement, the mother of the vice president passed away this morning in Accra.
The deceased will be buried Tuesday, September 14 in Walewale in accordance with Islamic customs.
May her soul rest in peace.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Bawumia and his family in these tough times.