Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia paid a condolence call on the Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Council of Elders, Hackman Owusu-Agyemang, following his bereavement.
The visit was to commiserate with the veteran politician after sadly losing his wife of 54 years, Madam Comfort Owusu-Agyemang.
Comfort sadly died in London on Thursday, August 25th 2022.
She died at the Wellington Hospital after an illness – her cause of death is not yet available.
Dr Bawumia visited Hackman on Friday, August 26th 2022 to pay their respects.
The Vice President revealed the news on his Facebook page.
The Veep wrote: “I visited Hon. Hackman Owusu Agyemang, Chairman of the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Council of Elders to commiserate with him on the passing of his beloved wife, Madam Comfort Owusu Agyemang.
“Samira Bawumia and I wish the entire family the strength of the Lord Almighty in this difficult period.
“We are consoled with the fact that Mama is with her Maker and shall be accorded a peaceful rest.”
Madam Comfort Owusu-Agyemang
The late Madam Comfort Owusu-Agyemang was married to NPP politician Hackman Owusu-Agyemang for 54 years.
The couple had five children.
Comfort Owusu-Agyemang was a founding member of the New Patriotic Party.
Hackman Owusu-Agyemang is a former member of Parliament for New Juabeng North constituency and a former Minister of Water, Works and Housing as well as a former minister of Foreign Affairs.
He currently serves as Chairman of the NPP’s Council of elders.